How To Play The Abdim Ukulele Chord

To play the Abdim chord, place the index finger on the 1st fret of the top g-string, middle finger on the 2nd fret of the C-string, little finger on the 4th fret of the E-string, and ring finger on the 2nd fret of the bottom A-string.

Abdim Ukulele Chord Explanation

The G#dim chord, also known as an Abdim chord, contains the notes G#-B-D.

To build a G#dim chord, take the diminished triad formula (1-b3-b5) and apply it to the G# major scale (G#, A#, B#, C#, D#, E#, F##).

Identify the first, third, and fifth scale degrees in a G# major scale which are G#-B#-D#.

Lower the third and fifth scale degrees a half step in accordance with the diminished triad formula, which results in the notes G#-B-D for the G#dim chord.

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