D minor chord

D minor chord for guitar in different forms, both open and barre chords.


  • Dm chord diagram

Dm barre 1st

  • Dm barre chord

Dm barre 2nd

  • Dm barre chord

Try in a chord progression

Dm - G - C - F

Finger position (Dm chord)

Index (1st) finger on 1st (thinnest) string, 1st fret.
Middle (2nd) finger on 3rd (thinnest) string, 2nd fret.
Ring (3rd) finger or little (4th) finger on 2nd (thinnest) string, 3rd fret.

Theory of the Dm chord

The notes that an Dm chord consists of is D, F, A.
To get Dm7 add C.
To get Dm6 add B.


1st inversion: Dm/F (means that F is the bass note).
2nd inversion: Dm/A (means that A is the bass note).

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