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Information about the m7b5 chord

Name

The m7b5 chord is also known as half-diminished

Quality

The m7b5's quality is Diminished

Aliases

  • m7b5
  • ø
  • -7b5
  • h7
  • h

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Intervals

Which intervals are in the m7b5 chord?

Use the following intervals in any order to construct this chord. Start on a specific note on which you want to construct this chord from (for instance the note "C") and calculate each interval on top of it. Afterwards, you will be able to play it on your instrument.

Perfect unison
also known as P1
Minor third
also known as m3
Diminished fifth
also known as d5
Minor seventh
also known as m7

Scales

Which scales can you play on the m7b5 chord?

Cheatsheet

Play the m7b5 chord in any key!