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How to play an Edim chord on Accordion

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

AKA: E diminished seventh, E°, Edim, Edim7, Edim7th, Edim/6, Edim(add6)

Green bass pattern: Edim7(omit5) = Em6(omit5)

Blue counter bass pattern: Edim7

Edim Accordion chord chart

E dim notation

Notes:

E, G, B♭, D♭

E dim button plays:
E, G, D♭ (no B♭)

Intervals:

R, m3°, m5°, dim7°

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

Left hand:

Green bass pattern:
Edim7(omit5), same as Em6(omit5)

E + Edim
(F♭ + F♭dim)

Blue counter bass pattern: Edim7

E + B♭dim

Fingering:

4 + 2

 

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