Gbm7(b5) Banjo Chord
G flat minor seventh flat fifth for banjo

Gbm7(b5) for Banjo has the notes Gb A C E and can be played 3 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R m3 m5 m7.


Gbm7(b5) Chord

Full name: G flat minor seventh flat fifth
Standard name: Gbm7b5
AKA: GbÂș7   Gb1/2dim   Gb1/2dim7   Gbm7(b5)   Gbm7(-5)  

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Gbm7b5 Banjo Chord Charts

Gbm7b5 banjo chord
Gbm7b5 banjo chord
Gbm7b5 banjo chord


Gbm7b5 Inversions on banjo


Gbm7b5 Chord Structure

Notes: Gb A C E
Interval structure: R m3 m5 m7

Chord construction:
R = Gb
Gb + minor interval = A (scale degree = minor 3rd)
A + minor interval = C (scale degree = flat/diminished 5th)
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 7th)


F#m7b5 ;


Gbm7b5 on other instruments

Gbm7(b5) piano
Gbm7(b5) Piano chord chart
Gbm7(b5) guitar
Gbm7(b5) Guitar chord chart
Gbm7(b5) ukulele
Gbm7(b5) mandolin
Gbm7(b5) banjo



Gbm7b5 Chord Harmonized Progressions

G major scale harmonized 7th chords
Gmaj7 Am7 Bm7 Cmaj7 D7 Em7 Gbm7b5

E natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Em7 Gbm7b5 Gmaj7 Am7 Bm7 Cmaj7 D7

E harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Em(maj7) Gbm7b5 Gmaj7#5 Am7 B7 Cmaj7 Ebdim7

G melodic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Gm(maj7) Am7 Bbmaj7#5 C7 D7 Edim7 Gbm7b5




Scales Related to Gbm7b5

Scales that include all of the notes of Gbm7b5.
G major G melodic minor A melodic minor G ionian C#/Db harmonic minor E harmonic minor E natural minor A dorian B phrygian C lydian D mixolydian E aeolian F#/Gb locrian F#/Gb blues C diminished (halftone - wholetone) D#/Eb diminished (halftone - wholetone) F#/Gb diminished (halftone - wholetone) A diminished (halftone - wholetone) C#/Db diminished (wholetone - halftone) E diminished (wholetone - halftone)

Gbm7b5 chord staff

Musical staff for the Gbm7b5 chord

Gbm7b5 summary table

Banjo chord name Gbm7(b5) (G flat minor seventh flat fifth)
standard name: Gbm7b5
Notes and structureGb A C E (R m3 m5 m7)
Related Chords F#m7b5 ;
Chord Categories diminished chord with a minor 7   7th chord  
Other Notations GbÂș7   Gb1/2dim   Gb1/2dim7   Gbm7(b5)   Gbm7(-5)  
Chord Construction R = Gb
Gb + minor interval = A (scale degree = minor 3rd)
A + minor interval = C (scale degree = flat/diminished 5th)
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 7th)
Gbm7(b5) on other instrumentsGbm7(b5) piano
Gbm7(b5) Piano chord chart
Gbm7(b5) guitar
Gbm7(b5) Guitar chord chart
Gbm7(b5) ukulele
Gbm7(b5) mandolin
Gbm7(b5) banjo



References related to this chord

diminished chord with a minor 7   7th chord  

Dominant Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Diminished Seventh Chords on Wikipedia