D minor chord

D minor chord for piano (including Dm/F and Dm/A inversions) presented by keyboard diagrams.
Explanation: The regular D minor chord is a triad, meaning that it consists of three notes. The chord is often abbreviated as Dm (alternatively Dmin).
Theory: The D minor chord is constructed with a root, a minor thirdAn interval consisting of three semitones, the 3rd scale degree and a perfect fifthAn interval consisting of seven semitones, the 5th scale degree.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, middle finger, little finger (right hand).


Dm chord diagram with marked notes D - F - A
Notes: D - F - A
Left hand: 5-3-1
Right hand: 1-3-5

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D minor - inversions

Explanation: Dm/F is a D minor chord with F as the bass note and Dm/A is a D minor chord with A as the bass note.

Dm/F (1st inversion)

Dm/F chord diagram
Fingerings: 5-3-1 (LH) 1-3-5 (RH)

Dm/A (2nd inversion)

Dm/A chord diagram
Fingerings: 5-3-1 (LH) 1-3-5 (RH)

See also Dm chords with alternative bass notes ›

D chord categories

D Dm D7 Dm7 Dmaj7 DmM7 D6 Dm6 D6/9 D5 D9 Dm9 Dmaj9 D11 Dm11 Dmaj11 D13 Dm13 Dmaj13 Dadd D7-5 D7+5 Dsus Ddim Ddim7 Dm7b5 Daug Daug7