Ebdim7 Piano Chord

Ebdim7

Eb Diminished 7th (with Flat 5th)

Root
Eb
Min 3rd
Gb
b 5th
A
Maj 6th
C
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
Eb
Gb
A
C

The Notes in a Eb Diminished 7th (with Flat 5th) Chord

The Min 3rd

Finding Gb from Eb step by step:

  • Start on: Eb
  • Step 1: move up to E
  • Step 2: move up to F
  • Step 3: Land on Gb
Min 3rd
Gb
Root
Eb
1
2
  • E is a minor second above Eb.
  • F is a major 2nd above Eb.
  • Gb is a minor third above Eb.

The b 5th

Finding A from Eb step by step:

  • Start on: Eb
  • Step 1: move up to E
  • Step 2: move up to F
  • Step 3: move up to Gb
  • Step 4: move up to G
  • Step 5: move up to Ab
  • Step 6: Land on A
b 5th
A
Root
Eb
1
2
3
4
5
  • E is a minor second above Eb.
  • F is a major 2nd above Eb.
  • Gb is a minor third above Eb.
  • G is a major third above Eb.
  • Ab is a fourth above Eb.
  • A is a flat fifth above Eb.

The Maj 6th

Finding C from Eb step by step:

  • Start on: Eb
  • Step 1: move down to D
  • Step 2: move down to Db
  • Step 3: Land on C
Maj 6th
C
Root
Eb
1
2
  • D is a minor second below Eb.
  • Db is a major 2nd below Eb.
  • C is a minor third below Eb. The maj 6th is down a minor third? Confusing, right? The note C is down 3 half-steps from Eb, but up 9 half-steps from Eb:
Maj 6th
C
Root
Eb
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8