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 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).

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