Bm Banjo Chord

Bm for Banjo has the notes B D Gb and can be played 3 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R m3 5.


Bm Chord

Full name: B minor
AKA: Bmin   B-  

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ChartsInversionsStructureChord on other instrumentsHarmonized progressionsRelated scalesChord staffSummary tableReferences


Bm Banjo Chord Charts

Bm banjo chord
Bm banjo chord
Bm banjo chord


Bm Inversions on banjo

Bm\D banjo chord
Bm\Gb banjo chord



Bm Chord Structure

Notes: B D Gb
Interval structure: R m3 5

Chord construction:
R = B
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = minor 3rd)
D + major interval = Gb (scale degree = 5th)


Bm on other instruments

Bm piano
Bm Piano chord chart
Bm guitar
Bm Guitar chord chart
Bm ukulele
Bm ukulele chord
Bm mandolin
Bm mandolin chord
Bm banjo
Bm banjo chord



Bm Chord Harmonized Progressions

A major scale harmonized triads
A Bm Dbm D E Gbm Abdim

G major scale harmonized triads
G Am Bm C D Em Gbdim

D major scale harmonized triads
D Em Gbm G A Bm Dbdim

B natural minor scale harmonized triads
Bm Dbdim D Em Gbm G A

F# natural minor scale harmonized triads
F#m G#dim A Bm C#m D E

E natural minor scale harmonized triads
Em Gbdim G Am Bm C D

B harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Bm Dbdim Daug Em Gb G Bbdim

F# harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
F#m G#dim Aaug Bm C# D Fdim

B melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Bm Dbm Daug E Gb Abdim Bbdim

A melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Am Bm Caug D E Gbdim Abdim




Scales Related to Bm

Scales that include all of the notes of Bm.
D major G major A major A melodic minor B melodic minor D ionian G ionian A ionian D#/Eb harmonic minor F#/Gb harmonic minor B harmonic minor E natural minor F#/Gb natural minor B natural minor E dorian A dorian B dorian C#/Db phrygian F#/Gb phrygian B phrygian

Bm chord staff

Musical staff for the Bm chord

Bm summary table

Banjo chord name Bm (B minor)
Notes and structureB D Gb (R m3 5)
Chord Categories basic minor triad   Minor chord  
Other Notations Bmin   B-  
Chord Construction R = B
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = minor 3rd)
D + major interval = Gb (scale degree = 5th)
Bm on other instrumentsBm piano
Bm Piano chord chart
Bm guitar
Bm Guitar chord chart
Bm ukulele
Bm ukulele chord
Bm mandolin
Bm mandolin chord
Bm banjo
Bm banjo chord



References related to this chord

basic minor triad   Minor chord  

Minor Chords on Wikipedia