This is the A-Minor Diminished chord. It can be used as a base in a "grande-barre" chord.

If you'll be playing at the top of the neck, use the entire first joint of the second finger to cover the indicated strings. If you'll be moving to a "grand-barre", use the entire first joint of the third finger to cover the indicated strings. Strike all strings

Please compare this with the A-Minor and the A-Major base chords. Click to hear the A-Minor Diminished chord. Select:

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