Diminished Seventh Chords Pt1
Diminished seventh chords are some of the most multifaceted and useful chords in the musicians toolbox. However, it’s also due to these chords somewhat mysterious and ambiguous nature that the average musician does not fully take advantage of what they have to offer. An average guitarist who has been playing a while generally knows a few chord fingerings, and if required to do so, can plunk out a diminished seventh chord here or there. Usually though, that is as far as it goes. Well, in this article, let’s peel back some layers on this wonderful and useful chord.