Emin7 b5 (m7 b5, -7 b5, Ø) Chord

    Root = E; min 3rd = G; 5thb = Bb; min 7th = D

      
    In order to obtain a min7b5 chord, the 5th of the min7 chord must be lowered by one semitone (1 fret) so that it becomes a flat 5th (also known as a diminished 5th).

     

    Root = E; min 3rd = G; 5thb = Bb; min 7th = D

      
    In order to obtain a min7b5 chord, the 5th of the min7 chord must be lowered by one semitone (1 fret) so that it becomes a flat 5th (also known as a diminished 5th).