Easy Ways To Play The Adim7 Guitar Chord

A dim7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals in the Adim7 chord are Root, Minor Third, diminished Fifth, and Diminished Seventh

The Adim7 chord is spelled in the following ways:

  • A Diminished Seventh
  • A Dim
  • A Diminished 7
  • A O7
  • Adim7

This chord is composed of the notes A, C, Eb, and Gb

A dim7 chord Notes:

ACEbGb

Chord formula for the Diminished Seventh chord:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
bb7
b7
7

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How To Play The Adim7 chord on guitar

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Position 1
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A dim7 position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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A dim7 position 12 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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A dim7 position 10 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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A dim7 position 14 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
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A dim7 position 15 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
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A dim7 position 16 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
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A dim7 position 18 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
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A dim7 position 11 guitar chord diagram

Position 9
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A dim7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 10
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A dim7 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 11
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A dim7 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 12
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A dim7 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 13
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A dim7 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 14
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A dim7 position 8 guitar chord diagram

Position 15
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A dim7 position 13 guitar chord diagram

Position 16
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A dim7 position 17 guitar chord diagram

Position 17
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A dim7 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 18
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A dim7 position 9 guitar chord diagram

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Create your A dim7 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. Some shapes will sound good, some less, let your ears decide!

1
b3
b5
bb7
1
bb7
b3
b5
bb7
1
b3
1
b5
bb7
1
b3
b5
b3
bb7
1
b3
b5
bb7
b5
1

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