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

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.

C Diminished Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

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

Chord learning tip 1.

Notice that the root note of a chord will be it's main, and lowest note. However, this will not be true for chord inversions.

Chord learning tip 2.

Notice that the root note of a chord will be it's main, and lowest note. However, this will not be true for chord inversions.

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