The D Diminished Seventh chord is composed of the Root, Minor Third, diminished Fifth, and Diminished Seventh
The Ddim7 chord is spelled in the following ways:
- D Diminished Seventh
- D Dim
- D Diminished 7
- D O7
The notes of this chord are D, F, Ab, and Cb
Diminished 7th chords introduce in your progressions a great sense of tension and instability.
Notes that compose the D dim7 chord:
How to create the Diminished Seventh chord:
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