How To Play The Dbm Ukulele Chord

To play the Dbm chord, place the index finger on the 1st fret of the top g-string, middle finger on the 1st fret of the C-string, and little finger on the 4th fret of the bottom A-string. Let the other string ring open.

Dbm Ukulele Chord Explanation

The C# minor chord (also known as Db minor) contains the notes C#-E-G#.

To build a C#m chord, take the minor triad formula (1-b3-5) and apply it to the C# major scale (C#, D#, E#, F#, G#, A#, B#).

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

Because the chord C#m is a minor chord, lower the third scale degree a half step in accordance with the minor triad formula, which results in the notes C#-E-G# for the C# minor chord.

Watch the following video to learn how to play a C#m chord (Db chord) on ukulele.

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