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GUEST,paul Chord Req: Big Bill Broonzy (Single Chord Req.) (17) RE: Chord Req: Big Bill Broonzy (Single Chord Req.) 26 Oct 11

From: GUEST,Johnmc
Date: 25 Oct 11 - 09:06 AM
"I think it's B7 slid up one fret but with the second finger on str 6, dampening the fifth and omitting str 1; this is a diminished chord (G dim). Don't think it's slid two frets."
"Forgot to say that after sliding up you need to either omit str 2 or flatten the note D to Db with finger 1, as Good Soldier says."

I've tried this, but it doesn't sound right, but it could be that I'm not understanding it exactly.

Is this how you suggesting to form the G dim?
E-3- <----second finger here

...moved up one fret from this B7 voicing:

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