D minor chord

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


  • Dm chord diagram


  • Dm7


  • Dm6

Try in a chord progression

C - Dm - G - C

Theory of the Dm chord

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


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

D minor played as barre chord

Here's the two ways to play D minor as barre chord:

barre chord diagram 1barre chord diagram 2