D7b5 Guitar Chord Chart and Fingering

D 7b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals in this chord are Root, Major Third, diminished Fifth, and Minor Seventh

The D Dominant Seventh Flat five chord is known as:

  • D Dominant Seventh Flat Five
  • D 7-5
  • D 7(b5)
  • D Dom7b5
  • D7b5

The D Dominant Seventh Flat five chord is composed of the notes D, F#, Ab, and C

Notes in the D 7b5 chord:

DF#AbC

Chord formula for the Dominant Seventh Flat five chord:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7

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D Dominant Seventh Flat five Guitar Chord Fingers Positions

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Position 1
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D 7b5 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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D 7b5 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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D 7b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

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Use Fretboard Maps To Build Chords Along All The Fretboard

Chord tones in te D 7b5 chord

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
b7
b5
3
3
1
b7
b5
3
b5
b7
1
b5
3
1
b7
b7
b5
3
1
b7
1
3
b5
1

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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