Dm Guitar Chord

Dm Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 9 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: D F A (R m3 5).


Dm Chord

Full name: D minor
AKA: Dmin   D-  
Guitar sound:

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Dm Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x x 0 2 3 1 Difficulty level: Rookie
Dm for guitar on frets x, x, 0, 2, 3, 1 Dm for guitar on frets x, x, 0, 2, 3, 1

Simplified notation: x 5 7 7 6 5 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Dm for guitar on frets x, 5, 7, 7, 6, 5 Dm for guitar on frets x, 5, 7, 7, 6, 5

Simplified notation: 10 12 12 10 10 10 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Dm for guitar on frets 10, 12, 12, 10, 10, 10 Dm for guitar on frets 10, 12, 12, 10, 10, 10

Simplified notation: x 5 3 2 3 x Difficulty level: Advanced
Dm for guitar on frets x, 5, 3, 2, 3, x Dm for guitar on frets x, 5, 3, 2, 3, x

Simplified notation: x 5 3 x 3 5
Dm for guitar on frets x, 5, 3, x, 3, 5 Dm for guitar on frets x, 5, 3, x, 3, 5


Simplified notation: x 5 7 7 6 x
Dm for guitar on frets x, 5, 7, 7, 6, x Dm for guitar on frets x, 5, 7, 7, 6, x


Simplified notation: 10 8 7 x 10 x
Dm for guitar on frets 10, 8, 7, x, 10, x Dm for guitar on frets 10, 8, 7, x, 10, x


Simplified notation: x x 12 10 10 13
Dm for guitar on frets x, x, 12, 10, 10, 13 Dm for guitar on frets x, x, 12, 10, 10, 13


Simplified notation: 10 8 x 7 x 10
Dm for guitar on frets 10, 8, x, 7, x, 10 Dm for guitar on frets 10, 8, x, 7, x, 10




Dm Inversions on guitar

Dm\F guitar chord
Dm\A guitar chord

Dm chord charts for left handed guitar

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Dm Chord Structure

Notes: D F A
Interval structure: R m3 5

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


Dm on other instruments

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


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Dm Chord Harmonized Progressions

C major scale harmonized triads
C Dm Em F G Am Bdim

A# major scale harmonized triads
A# Cm Dm D# F Gm Adim

F major scale harmonized triads
F Gm Am Bb C Dm Edim

D natural minor scale harmonized triads
Dm Edim F Gm Am Bb C

A natural minor scale harmonized triads
Am Bdim C Dm Em F G

G natural minor scale harmonized triads
Gm Adim Bb Cm Dm Eb F

D harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Dm Edim Faug Gm A Bb Dbdim

A harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Am Bdim Caug Dm E F Abdim

D melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Dm Em Faug G A Bdim Dbdim

C melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Cm Dm Ebaug F G Adim Bdim




Scales Related to Dm

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

Dm chord staff

Musical staff for the Dm chord

Dm summary table

Guitar chord name Dm (D minor)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureD F A (R m3 5)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories basic minor triad   Minor chord  
Other Notations Dmin   D-  
Chord Construction R = D
D + minor interval = F (scale degree = minor 3rd)
F + major interval = A (scale degree = 5th)
Dm on other instrumentsDm piano
Dm Piano chord chart
Dm guitar
Dm Guitar chord chart
Dm ukulele
Dm ukulele chord
Dm mandolin
Dm mandolin chord
Dm banjo
Dm banjo chord

Tweak notes of Dm

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References related to this chord

basic minor triad   Minor chord  

Minor Chords on Wikipedia