How to Play a Bbdim7 Chord on Guitar – Easy Bb Diminished Seventh Guitar Chord

Bb dim7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

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

The Bbdim7 chord is spelled in the following ways:

  • Bb Diminished Seventh
  • Bb Dim
  • Bb Diminished 7
  • Bb O7
  • Bbdim7

The notes of the Bbdim7 chord are Bb, Db, Fb, and Abb

Notes in the Bb dim7 chord:

BbDbFbAbb

How to create the Diminished Seventh chord:

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

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Bbdim7 Guitar Chord Voicings

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Position 1
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Bb dim7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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Bb dim7 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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Bb dim7 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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Bb dim7 position 4 guitar chord diagram

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Bb dim7 position 5 guitar chord diagram

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How to construct the Bb dim7 chord on guitar

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!

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