The intervals composing the Am7b5 chord are Root, Minor Third, diminished Fifth, and Minor Seventh
This chord is also spelled in the following ways:
- A Minor Seventh Flat Five
- A Half-diminished Seventh
- A Half-diminished 7
- A Ø7
- A M7-5
- A Min7-5
This chord is composed of the notes A, C, Eb, and G
Notes in the A m7b5 chord:
How the Minor Seventh Flat five chord is built:
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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.
These maps show you the tones in a chord all along the fretboard. They are incredibly helpful because allow you to:
- Create new voicings on the fly, across all the neck
- Improvise targeting the right notes
- Unlock the fretboard and expand the CAGED system.
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