C# diminished Chord (C#dim) & C# diminished 7th (C#dim7) on Piano & Guitar

    A piano keyboard reference for the C♯ diminished chord, abbreviated as C♯dim or C♯°.

    The C♯ diminished triad consists of the notes C♯, E and G. The 2 inversions to the C♯ diminished triad are E G C♯ and G C♯ E.

    The C♯ diminished 7th chord, abbreviated as C♯dim7 or C♯°7, has the notes C♯, E, G and B. The 3 inversions to the C♯ diminished 7th chord are E G B C♯, G B C♯ E and B C♯ E G.

    The intervals of the C♯ diminished chord are the root (C♯) , minor third (E) and diminished fifth (G). With the C♯ diminished 7th chord, there's an additional diminished seventh (B).

    🎸 You can also jump to guitar chord diagrams for the C♯ diminished and C♯ diminished7th chords in common positions on the guitar fretboard. You'll find both open chords and/or barre chords.

    C♯ diminished Chord on Piano

    C♯ diminished chord

    notes: C♯ E G

    • C
    • E
    • G

    C♯ diminished 1st inversion

    notes: E G C♯

    • E
    • G
    • C

    C♯ diminished 2nd inversion

    notes: G C♯ E

    • G
    • C
    • E

    C♯ diminished 7th chord

    notes: C♯ E G B

    • C
    • E
    • G
    • B

    C♯ diminished 7th 1st inversion

    notes: E G B C♯

    • E
    • G
    • B
    • C

    C♯ diminished 7th 2nd inversion

    notes: G B C♯ E

    • G
    • B
    • C
    • E

    C♯ diminished 7th 3rd inversion

    notes: B C♯ E G

    • B
    • C
    • E
    • G

    🎸 C♯ diminished Chord Guitar Diagrams

    Below you'll find guitar chord diagrams for common chord positions of the C♯ diminished chord and the C♯ diminished 7th chord, along with finger positions or note names.

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    C♯ diminished 7th Guitar Chords

    1 Index finger
    2 Middle finger
    3 Ring finger
    4 Pinky

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    Piano Samples

    The piano samples used for this C♯ diminished chord reference are from “ Salamander Grand Piano V3 ” by Alexander Holm, licensed under CC BY 3.0.

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