For many beginners, the half diminished chord or m7b5 chord is a weird mysterious chord, but it is actually a very flexible chord to have in your vocabulary
In this video, I am going to talk about how to construct and play them and then go through how you can use them in a song, not only as half-diminished chords but also as a lot of other chord sounds.
0:57 #1 Basics: Half diminished Chord construction and Voicings
2:08 #2 Basic use in a minor II V I
3:35 Two things!
4:33 #3 Dominant
6:56 #4 Altered Dominant
9:22 #5 Lydian Chords
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