Ab Minor Seventh Flat five Guitar Chord Fingering

Ab m7b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The Abm7b5 chord is made up of the Root, Minor Third, diminished Fifth, and Minor Seventh

Some books show this chord as:

  • Ab Minor Seventh Flat Five
  • Ab Half-diminished Seventh
  • Ab Half-diminished 7
  • Ab Ø7
  • Ab M7-5
  • Ab Min7-5
  • Abm7b5

The notes in this chord are Ab, Cb, Ebb, and Gb

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Ab m7b5 chord Notes:

Ab Cb Ebb Gb

Formula of the Minor Seventh Flat five chord:

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

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Fingerings for the Ab Minor Seventh Flat five guitar chord

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Position 1
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Ab m7b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Chord tones in te Ab m7b5 chord

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. Some shapes will sound good, some less, let your ears decide!

b3
b5
1
b7
b3
b7
b5
1
b3
b7
1
b5
1
b3
b7
b5
b3
1
b3
b7
b5
b5
b7
1
b3
b5

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