D Minor Piano Chord

Learn the right way to play a chord of D Minor on piano
D Minor Piano Chord - How to play a chord of D Minor on piano
A chord of D Minor on piano is built by playing the notes D F A

What is a D Minor chord?

D minor is an easy-to-play piano chord that’s made up of the notes D, F and A. It can be written as either “D Minor”, or abbreviated to just “Dm”. The key signature of D Minor consists of one black note – Bb – and its relative major is F Major.

Chords related to D Minor

There are a number of other chords that share a similar harmonic family as the chord of D Minor on piano, meaning all of these will always sounds good when played in the same chord sequence:

Chord name Required notes
G Minor G Bb D
A Major A C# E
Fmaj7 F A C E
Bb Major Bb D F
D Major D F# A

List of all D chords on piano

D MajorDmaj7D7Dm7DmM7D6Dm6D5D9Dm9Dmaj9Dsus2Dsus4Ddim7Daug7

What are piano chords?

A piano chord is formed when two or more notes are played on a piano or keyboard at the same time. Click here to read our complete guide to learning how to play chords on piano now!

Written by Duncan La BarreThe Piano Expert
Last Updated: June 14th, 2022