How To Play The Adim Chord On Guitar

Adim chord

Adim Chord Guitar Instructions

To play the Adim chord on your guitar, picture the Adim chord chart shown as your fret board and neck (if you were to stand your guitar up vertically).

The horizontal lines represent the fret bars, the vertical lines show the strings and the dots show where to place your fingers.

Play the Adim chord by placing your fingers exactly where the diagram shows and strumming the correct strings.

Adim Guitar Chord Finger Positions

Here's where you need to place your fingers when playing the Adim chord:

  1. Tune your guitar Tune your guitar to standard tuning
  2. Index finger: 4th fret, 2nd string. Place your index finger on the 4th fret of the 2nd string.
  3. Middle finger: 5th fret, 3rd string. Place your middle finger on the 5th fret of the 3rd string.
  4. Ring finger: 5th fret, 1st string. Place your ring finger on the 5th fret of the 1st string.
  5. Pinky finger: 7th fret, 4th string. Place your pinky finger on the 7th fret of the 4th string.
  6. Play chord. Strum all strings, except the 6th and 5th strings.

guitar strings and finger positions diagram

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These Songs Use The Adim Chord

Mastered playing the Adim chord on your guitar? Challenge yourself by trying to play these songs to help you memorise it (they all use the Adim chord)!

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