Cm Mandolin Chord

Cm for Mandolin has the notes C Eb G and can be played 8 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R m3 5.


Cm Chord

Full name: C minor
AKA: Cmin   C-  

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ChartsInversionsStructureRelated chordsChord on other instrumentsHarmonized progressionsRelated scalesChord staffSummary tableReferences


Cm Mandolin Chord Charts

Cm mandolin chord
Cm mandolin chord
Cm mandolin chord
Cm mandolin chord
Cm mandolin chord
Cm mandolin chord
Cm mandolin chord
Cm mandolin chord


Cm Inversions on mandolin

Cm\Eb mandolin chord
Cm\G mandolin chord



Cm Chord Structure

Notes: C Eb G
Interval structure: R m3 5

Chord construction:
R = C
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = minor 3rd)
Eb + major interval = G (scale degree = 5th)


Cm\D# ; Cm\G ; Cm\Eb ;


Cm on other instruments

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



Cm Chord Harmonized Progressions

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

G# major scale harmonized triads
G# A#m Cm C# D# Fm Gdim

D# major scale harmonized triads
D# Fm Gm G# A# Cm Ddim

C natural minor scale harmonized triads
Cm Ddim Eb Fm Gm Ab Bb

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

F natural minor scale harmonized triads
Fm Gdim Ab Bbm Cm Db Eb

C harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Cm Ddim Ebaug Fm G Ab Bdim

G harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Gm Adim Bbaug Cm D Eb Gbdim

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

A# melodic minor scale harmonized triads
A#m Cm Dbaug D# F Gdim Adim




Scales Related to Cm

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

Cm chord staff

Musical staff for the Cm chord

Cm summary table

Mandolin chord name Cm (C minor)
Notes and structureC Eb G (R m3 5)
Related Chords Cm\D# ; Cm\G ; Cm\Eb ;
Chord Categories basic minor triad   Minor chord  
Other Notations Cmin   C-  
Chord Construction R = C
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = minor 3rd)
Eb + major interval = G (scale degree = 5th)
Cm on other instrumentsCm piano
Cm Piano chord chart
Cm guitar
Cm Guitar chord chart
Cm ukulele
Cm ukulele chord
Cm mandolin
Cm mandolin chord
Cm banjo
Cm banjo chord



References related to this chord

basic minor triad   Minor chord  

Minor Chords on Wikipedia