Ddim Piano Chord

Ddim for Piano has the notes D F Ab. Listen to it and learn about its interval structure: R m3 m5.


Ddim Chord

Full name: D diminished
Piano sound:

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Ddim Piano Chord Charts

Piano chord chart
Ddim Piano chord chart


Ddim Inversions on piano

Ddim\F piano chord
Ddim\Ab piano chord



Ddim Chord Structure

Notes: D F Ab
Interval structure: R m3 m5

Chord construction:
R = D
D + minor interval = F (scale degree = minor 3rd)
F + minor interval = Ab (scale degree = flat/diminished 5th)


Ddim on other instruments

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



Ddim Chord Harmonized Progressions

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

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

D# harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
D#m Fdim Gbaug G#m A# B Ddim

F melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Fm Gm Abaug Bb C Ddim Edim

D# melodic minor scale harmonized triads
D#m Fm Gbaug G# A# Cdim Ddim




Scales Related to Ddim

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

Ddim chord staff

Musical staff for the Ddim chord

Ddim summary table

Piano chord name Ddim (D diminished)
Piano sound
Notes and structureD F Ab (R m3 m5)
Chord Categories basic diminished triad.   Dim chord  
Chord Construction R = D
D + minor interval = F (scale degree = minor 3rd)
F + minor interval = Ab (scale degree = flat/diminished 5th)
Ddim on other instrumentsDdim piano
Ddim Piano chord chart
Ddim guitar
Ddim Guitar chord chart
Ddim ukulele
Ddim ukulele chord
Ddim mandolin
Ddim mandolin chord
Ddim banjo
Ddim banjo chord

Tweak notes of Ddim


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

basic diminished triad.   Dim chord  

Diminished Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Diminished Triads on Wikipedia