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.

Chord learning tip 1.

Want to learn guitar chords well? Make sure you practice chords and changing in between them for at least 10-15 minutes per day.

Chord learning tip 2.

Chord theory is helpful in undertanding why each chord is played the way it is. If you really want to advance, learn the theory behind chords as well.

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