This chord is composed of the Root, Minor Third, and diminished Fifth
This chord is also spelled in the following ways:
- A Diminished
- A Dim
- A Diminished Triad
- A Ø
The A Diminished chord is made up of the notes A, C, and Eb
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Notes in the A dim chord:
A C Eb
Tones in the Diminished chord:
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Pick some of the tones from the fretboard map below and play this chord in new ways.
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