D, Dm

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by anubis101, Dec 15, 2001.

  1. anubis101

    anubis101 Guest

    Aug 31, 2000
    Nacogdoches, Tx
    on guitar(real chords not power chords) whats the difference between a D and a Dm.

    what do you do with your fingers to make it different?
  2. Erlendur Már

    Erlendur Már

    May 24, 2000
    When you play D, you play the F#, but when you play Dm, you play F.
    You usually play the F# or F on the E string, F# is on the second fret but F is on the first.
  3. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    Moved to General Instruction.