C Augmented (+) chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - #5
Notes in C aug C - E - G# (Ab)

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.

C Augmented (+) Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the Caug guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

These C Augmented (+) guitar chord variations can be interchanged freely. If it sounds good, it is good!

Chord learning tip 1.

Learning chords is one thing, but playing them in the context of chord progressions turn the baren chords into music.

Chord learning tip 2.

Learning chords is one thing, but playing them in the context of chord progressions turn the baren chords into music.

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