B Diminished chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - b3 - b5 - 6
Notes in B dim B - D - F - G# (Ab)

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.

B Diminished Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

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

Chord learning tip 1.

If you are just starting out with chords, you'll find that your fingers, especially your pinky will go all over the place. Don't get discouraged, they will develop strength and muscle memory with time.

Chord learning tip 2.

When playing barre chords, make sure you move your wrist forward further than you would with open chords, this allows for more added pressure to your first finger.

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