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.

When learning chords, try not looking at your fretting fingers after a while, since you'll need to be able to form the chord without peeking.

Chord learning tip 2.

Learning chords is one thing, but playing them in the context of chord progressions turn the baren chords into music.

Check out more C guitar chords, or go back and have a look at our entire free guitar chords library.