Guitar Chord Dictionary: Ab Dominant Seventh Flat five Chords

Ab 7b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The Ab7b5 chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, diminished Fifth, and Minor Seventh

Different notations for the Ab7b5 chord:

  • Ab Dominant Seventh Flat Five
  • Ab 7-5
  • Ab 7(b5)
  • Ab Dom7b5
  • Ab7b5

The Ab Dominant Seventh Flat five chord is made up of the notes Ab, C, Ebb, and Gb

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Notes of the Ab 7b5 chord:

Ab C Ebb Gb

How the Dominant Seventh Flat five chord is built:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7

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Ab7b5 Guitar Chord Fingers Positions

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Position 1
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Ab 7b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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Ab 7b5 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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Ab 7b5 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Create your Ab 7b5 chord shapes

You can create any fingering you like on any part of the fretboard, just play some of the chord tones shown in the map below.

b5
3
1
b7
b7
b5
3
1
b7
1
3
b5
1
b7
b5
3
3
1
b7
b5
3
b5
b7
1
b5

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