C minor chord
C minor chord for piano (including Cm/Eb and Cm/G inversions) presented by keyboard diagrams.
Explanation: The regular C minor chord is a triad, meaning that it consists of three notes. The chord is often abbreviated as Cm.
Theory: The C minor chord is constructed with a root, a minor third and a perfect fifth (or alternatively Cmin).
Fingerings: little finger, middle finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, middle finger, little finger (right hand).
Notes: C - Eb - G
C minor - inversions
Explanation: Cm/Eb is a C minor chord with Eb as the bass note and Cm/G is a C minor chord with G as the bass note.
See also Cm chords with alternative bass notes ›