D minor 7th chord

Dm7 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The D minor seventh is a four-note chord and the four notes of the chord are marked in red color in the diagram. The chord is often abbreviated as Dm7 (alternatively Dmin7).
Theory: The Dm7 chord is constructed with a root, a minor thirdAn interval consisting of three semitones, the 3rd scale degree, a perfect fifthAn interval consisting of seven semitones, the 5th scale degree and a minor seventhAn interval consisting of ten semitones, the 7th scale degree.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, index finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, index finger, middle finger, little finger (right hand).


Dm7 piano chord diagram with marked notes D - F - A - C
Notes: D - F - A - C
Left hand: 5-3-2-1
Right hand: 1-2-3-5

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Dm7 - inversions

Explanation: The piano chords pictured below are the three inversions of Dm7. Dm7/F is a D minor seventh with F as the bass note, Dm7/A is a D minor seventh with A as the bass note and Dm7/C is a D minor seventh with C as the bass note.


Dm7/F chord diagram
1st inversion


Dm7/A chord diagram
2nd inversion


Dm7/C chord diagram
3rd inversion

See also Dm7 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