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|E Augmented (+) chord intervals and notes|
|Intervals||1 - 3 - #5|
|Notes in E aug||E - G# (Ab) - C|
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 Eaug guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.
Switching between chords is a great way of learning to play new chords, try it out!
Pick the single notes to the chord when first learning it, making sure there are no dead notes.