How to construct and play the aug chord

Name

The aug is also named augmented

Alternative name

Use + instead of aug

Use +5 instead of aug

Use ^#5 instead of aug

Quality

A aug is a Augmented chord

Intervals

How to construct a aug chord?

Use the following intervals in any order to construct this chord. Start on a specific note on which you want to construct this chord from (for instance the note "C") and calculate each interval on top of it. Afterwards, you will be able to play it on your instrument.

Perfect unison

Has 0 semitones and spans 1 naturals.

Major third

Has 4 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Augmented fifth

Has 8 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the aug chord in any key

You can play a Caugmented with the following notes.

C   E   G#  

Sheet music of C augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Caug chord written down in sheet music.
Caug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Caug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Caug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Caug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Caug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Caug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C augmented.

Caug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a C#augmented with the following notes.

C#   E#   G##  

Sheet music of C# augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the C#aug chord written down in sheet music.
C#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C# augmented.

C#aug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dbaugmented with the following notes.

Db   F   A  

Sheet music of Db augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Dbaug chord written down in sheet music.
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Dbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Db augmented.

Dbaug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Daugmented with the following notes.

D   F#   A#  

Sheet music of D augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Daug chord written down in sheet music.
Daug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Daug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Daug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Daug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Daug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Daug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D augmented.

Daug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a D#augmented with the following notes.

D#   F##   A##  

Sheet music of D# augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the D#aug chord written down in sheet music.
D#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D# augmented.

D#aug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Ebaugmented with the following notes.

Eb   G   B  

Sheet music of Eb augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Ebaug chord written down in sheet music.
Ebaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Eb augmented.

Ebaug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Eaugmented with the following notes.

E   G#   B#  

Sheet music of E augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Eaug chord written down in sheet music.
Eaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for E augmented.

Eaug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Faugmented with the following notes.

F   A   C#  

Sheet music of F augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Faug chord written down in sheet music.
Faug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Faug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Faug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Faug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Faug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Faug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F augmented.

Faug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a F#augmented with the following notes.

F#   A#   C##  

Sheet music of F# augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the F#aug chord written down in sheet music.
F#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F# augmented.

F#aug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gbaugmented with the following notes.

Gb   Bb   D  

Sheet music of Gb augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Gbaug chord written down in sheet music.
Gbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Gb augmented.

Gbaug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gaugmented with the following notes.

G   B   D#  

Sheet music of G augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Gaug chord written down in sheet music.
Gaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G augmented.

Gaug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a G#augmented with the following notes.

G#   B#   D##  

Sheet music of G# augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the G#aug chord written down in sheet music.
G#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G# augmented.

G#aug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Abaugmented with the following notes.

Ab   C   E  

Sheet music of Ab augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Abaug chord written down in sheet music.
Abaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Ab augmented.

Abaug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Aaugmented with the following notes.

A   C#   E#  

Sheet music of A augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Aaug chord written down in sheet music.
Aaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Aaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Aaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Aaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Aaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Aaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A augmented.

Aaug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a A#augmented with the following notes.

A#   C##   E##  

Sheet music of A# augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the A#aug chord written down in sheet music.
A#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#aug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A# augmented.

A#aug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bbaugmented with the following notes.

Bb   D   F#  

Sheet music of Bb augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Bbaug chord written down in sheet music.
Bbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbaug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Bb augmented.

Bbaug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Baugmented with the following notes.

B   D#   F##  

Sheet music of B augmented in three octaves.

The notes of the Baug chord written down in sheet music.
Baug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Baug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Baug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Baug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Baug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Baug guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for B augmented.

Baug piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app