Diminished Chord on Guitar - P4 Tuning
There are over 42 voicings for the Diminished chord on guitar and the image above shows only 3 of them. For more voicings see: Fretboard Chord Charts for Guitar in P4 tuning
The Diminished chord contains a minor third, and a diminished fifth.
The intervallic relationships it contains are: minor third, diminished fifth, minor third.
- Minor Third
- Diminished Fifth
The Diminished chord has a dissonance rating of 34*
*Dissonance is very subjective. So, as a general guideline, this number is mathematically derived by measuring the intervallic dissonance this chord contains. (The higher the number the more dissonant the chord.)