Easy Ways To Play The F7b5 Guitar Chord

F 7b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals that compose the F Dominant Seventh Flat five chord are Root, Major Third, diminished Fifth, and Minor Seventh

The F Dominant Seventh Flat five chord is spelled in the following ways:

  • F Dominant Seventh Flat Five
  • F 7-5
  • F 7(b5)
  • F Dom7b5
  • F7b5

The notes of the F Dominant Seventh Flat five chord are F, A, Cb, and Eb

Notes of the F 7b5 chord:

FACbEb

How the Dominant Seventh Flat five chord is built:

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

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How To Play The F Dominant Seventh Flat five chord on guitar

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Position 1
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F 7b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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F 7b5 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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F 7b5 position 3 guitar chord diagram

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Use Fretboard Maps To Build Chords Along All The Fretboard

Fretboard map of F 7b5 chord tones

Pick some of the tones from the fretboard map below and play this chord in new ways.

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

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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