Gbdim7 Piano Chord

Gbdim7

Gb Diminished 7th (with Flat 5th)

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

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

The Min 3rd

Finding Bbb from Gb step by step:

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

The b 5th

Finding C from Gb step by step:

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

The Maj 6th

Finding Eb from Gb step by step:

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