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|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.
Here are 6 voicings of the Caug guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.
You can practice changing between chords in your head when you are at the office, on the train, or wherever. This may sound silly, but it really helps remember those chords.
Learning chords is one thing, but playing them in the context of chord progressions turn the baren chords into music.