B Half-diminished 7th Chord (Bm7b5) on Piano & Guitar
A piano keyboard reference for the
B half-diminished 7th chord, abbreviated as
Bø, with the notes on piano and chord inversions. It's abbreviated as
because the half-diminished 7th chord is a minor 7th chord with a flat 5.
The B half-diminished 7th chord has the notes B D F A. The 3 inversions to the B half-diminished 7th chord are D F A B, F A B D and A B D F.
The intervals of the Bm7b5 chord are the root (B) , minor third (D) , diminished fifth (F) and minor seventh (A) .
🎸 You can also jump to guitar chord diagrams for the Bm7b5 chord in common positions on the guitar fretboard. You'll find both open chords and/or barre chords.
B half-diminished 7th Chord on Piano
⌨️ hint: use numbers 1 to 4 on a computer keyboard to trigger the Bm7b5 chord and its inversions.
notes: B D F A
Bm7b5 1st inversion
notes: D F A B
Bm7b5 2nd inversion
notes: F A B D
Bm7b5 3rd inversion
notes: A B D F
🎸 Bm7b5 Chord Guitar Diagrams
Below you'll find guitar chord diagrams for common chord positions of the B half-diminished 7th chord, along with finger positions or note names.
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Minor ChordsCmin C♯min D♭minDminD♯minE♭minEminFminF♯minG♭minGminG♯minA♭minAminA♯minB♭minBmin
Diminished ChordsCdim C♯dimDdimD♯dimE♭dimEdimFdimF♯dimGdimG♯dimAdimA♯dimB♭dimBdim
Augmented ChordsCaug C♯aug D♭augDaugD♯augE♭augEaugFaugF♯augG♭augGaugG♯augA♭augAaugA♯augB♭augBaug
Dominant 7th and 9th ChordsC7D7E7F7G7A7B7 C♯7E♭7F♯7A♭7B♭7C9D9E9F9G9A9B9 C♯9E♭9F♯9A♭9B♭9
Suspended ChordsCsusDsusEsusFsusGsusAsusBsus C♯susD♯susF♯susG♯susA♯sus
The piano samples used for this B half-diminished 7th chord reference are from “ Salamander Grand Piano V3 ” by Alexander Holm, licensed under CC BY 3.0.
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