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|G Augmented (+) chord intervals and notes|
|Intervals||1 - 3 - #5|
|Notes in G aug||G - B - D# (Eb)|
The augmented chord is a triad built with two major thirds. It is usually notated either as aug or + chord. The aug chord is symmetric. You can divide the scale into three major thirds, meaning that for instance Caug and Eaug will have the same notes. Because of this, there are basically only four different augmented chords.
Here are 6 voicings of the Gaug guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.
If you are just starting out with chords, you'll find that your fingers, especially your pinky will go all over the place. Don't get discouraged, they will develop strength and muscle memory with time.
When changing chords, visualize the chord you are about to change to, it really helps nail that chord change.