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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°, m5°, dim7°

Dim buttons play:
R, m3°, dim7° (no 5°)

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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