How To Play The Ddim Ukulele Chord
To play the Ddim chord, place the little finger on the 7th fret of the top g-string, middle finger on the 5th fret of the C-string, index finger on the 4th fret of the E-string, and ring finger on the 5th fret of the bottom A-string.
Ddim Ukulele Chord Explanation
The Ddim chord contains the notes D-F-Ab.
To build a Ddim chord, take the diminished triad formula (1-b3-b5) and apply it to the D major scale (D, E, F#, G, A, B, C#).
Identify the first, third, and fifth scale degrees in a D major scale which are D-F#-A.
Lower the third and fifth scale degrees a half step in accordance with the diminished triad formula, which results in the notes D-F-Ab for the Ddim chord.
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