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How to play a D#dim chord on Accordion

On the Stradella bass system, diminished 7th chords are also minor 6th chords

AKA: D# diminished seventh, D#°, D#dim, D#dim7, D#dim7th, D#dim/6, D#dim(add6)

Green bass pattern: D#dim7(omit5) = D#m6(omit5)

Blue counter bass pattern: D#dim7

D#dim Accordion chord chart

D# dim notation

Notes:

D#, F#, A, C

D#dim button plays:
D#, F#, C (no A)

Intervals:

R, m3°, dim5°, dim7°

Dim buttons play:
R, m3°, dim7° (no dim5°)

Left hand:

Green bass pattern:
D#dim7(omit5), same as D#m6(omit5)

D# + D#dim
(E♭ + E♭dim)

Blue counter bass pattern: D#dim7

D# + Adim
(E♭ + B♭♭dim)

Fingering:

4 + 2

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