C1/2dim Piano Chord
C minor seventh flat fifth for piano

C1/2dim for Piano has the notes C Eb Gb Bb. Listen to it and learn about its interval structure: R m3 m5 m7.


C1/2dim Chord

Full name: C minor seventh flat fifth
Standard name: Cm7b5
AKA: CÂș7   C1/2dim   C1/2dim7   Cm7(b5)   Cm7(-5)  
Piano sound:

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Cm7b5 Piano Chord Charts

Piano chord chart
C1/2dim Piano chord chart


Cm7b5 Inversions on piano


Cm7b5 Chord Structure

Notes: C Eb Gb Bb
Interval structure: R m3 m5 m7

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


Cm7b5 on other instruments

C1/2dim piano
C1/2dim Piano chord chart
C1/2dim guitar
C1/2dim Guitar chord chart
C1/2dim ukulele
C1/2dim mandolin
C1/2dim banjo



Cm7b5 Chord Harmonized Progressions

C# major scale harmonized 7th chords
C#maj7 D#m7 Fm7 F#maj7 G#7 A#m7 Cm7b5

A# natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
A#m7 Cm7b5 Dbmaj7 D#m7 Fm7 F#maj7 G#7

A# harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
A#m(maj7) Cm7b5 Dbmaj7#5 D#m7 F7 F#maj7 Adim7

C# melodic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
C#m(maj7) D#m7 Emaj7#5 F#7 G#7 A#dim7 Cm7b5




Scales Related to Cm7b5

Scales that include all of the notes of Cm7b5.
C#/Db major C#/Db melodic minor D#/Eb melodic minor C#/Db ionian G harmonic minor A#/Bb harmonic minor A#/Bb natural minor D#/Eb dorian F phrygian F#/Gb lydian G#/Ab mixolydian A#/Bb aeolian C locrian C 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)

Cm7b5 chord staff

Musical staff for the Cm7b5 chord

Cm7b5 summary table

Piano chord name C1/2dim (C minor seventh flat fifth)
standard name: Cm7b5
Piano sound
Notes and structureC Eb Gb Bb (R m3 m5 m7)
Chord Categories diminished chord with a minor 7   7th chord  
Other Notations CÂș7   C1/2dim   C1/2dim7   Cm7(b5)   Cm7(-5)  
Chord Construction R = C
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = minor 3rd)
Eb + minor interval = Gb (scale degree = flat/diminished 5th)
Gb + major interval = Bb (scale degree = 7th)
C1/2dim on other instrumentsC1/2dim piano
C1/2dim Piano chord chart
C1/2dim guitar
C1/2dim Guitar chord chart
C1/2dim ukulele
C1/2dim mandolin
C1/2dim banjo

Tweak notes of Cm7b5


C#
Db

D#
Eb

F#
Gb

G#
Ab

A#
Bb

C#
Db

D#
Eb

F#
Gb

G#
Ab

A#
Bb

C

D

E

F

G

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

A

B




References related to this chord

diminished chord with a minor 7   7th chord  

Dominant Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Diminished Seventh Chords on Wikipedia