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How to play a Ddim chord on Accordion

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

    AKA: D diminished seventh, D°, Ddim, Ddim7, Ddim7th, Ddim/6, Ddim(add6)

    Green bass pattern: Ddim7(omit5) = Dm6(omit5)

    Blue counter bass pattern: Ddim7

    Ddim Accordion chord chart

    D dim notation

    Notes:

    D, F, A♭, C♭

    Ddim 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:
    Ddim7(omit5), same as Dm6(omit5)

    D + Ddim

    Blue counter bass pattern: Ddim7

    D + A♭dim
    (Cx + G#dim)

    Fingering:

    4 + 2

     

     

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