A Diminished chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - b3 - b5 - 6
Notes in A dim A - C - D# (Eb) - F# (Gb)

The diminished chord is a triad with two minor thirds, or a minor third and a diminished fifth, which gives us an unstable chord, which needs to be resolved to another chord.

A Diminished Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the Adim guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

Chord learning tip 1.

Keep your hand loose, rather than stiff and hard. A loose hand is essential for playing chords and switching between them.

Chord learning tip 2.

Our chord library contains hundreds of popular chords you'll want to learn, so have at some more of our free guitar chords. Remember that learning chords is most effective through using them in songs.

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