E Diminished chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - b3 - b5 - 6
Notes in E dim E - G - A# (Bb) - C# (Db)

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.

E Diminished Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

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

Chord learning tip 1.

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.

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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