The intervals that compose the C Diminished Seventh chord are Root, Minor Third, diminished Fifth, and Diminished Seventh
The C Diminished Seventh chord is spelled in the following ways:
- C Diminished Seventh
- C Dim
- C Diminished 7
- C O7
The notes of the C Diminished Seventh chord are C, Eb, Gb, and Bbb
Diminished 7th chords are composed of four stacked minor thirds intervals; so the tones are equidistant.
Notes of the C dim7 chord:
Tones of the Diminished Seventh chord:
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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
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