Gm7 chord

Gm7 chord for guitar in different forms, including open and barre chords.



Gm7 barre shape

The diagram shows how the chord is played as a barre chord. Gm7 is a four-note chord consisting of G, Bb, D, F. Gm7 is an abbreviation for G minor 7th.

Alternative shapes

Gm7 barre

  • Gm7 barre shape

Gm7 (capo 3)

  • Gm7 capo diagram

Relevant chords


  • Gm7/Bb chord diagram


  • Gm7/Bb chord diagram

Theory and information

Try in a chord progression

Gm7 - C - Am7 - Dm7 (see with diagrams in pdf)

Chord names

Gm7 is a minor 7th chord (a less common abbreviation is Gmin7). Gm7/Bb, Gm7/D and Gm7/F are inversions of the chord.

Notes in the chord

The notes that the Gm7 chord consists of are G, Bb, D, F.
To get Gm9 add A.
To get G7 replace Bb with B.

Alternatives with capo

Em7 shape with a capo on 3rd fret (see picture).
Dm7 shape with a capo on 5th fret.

Written in tab format (main barre version)

- 3 -
- 3 -
- 3 -
- 3 -
- 5 -
- 3 -

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