Guitar Chord Dictionary: Ab Augmented Fifth Chords

Ab aug position 1 guitar chord diagram

This chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, and Augmented Fifth

Different notations for the Abaug chord:

  • Ab Augmented Fifth
  • Ab Augmented Triad
  • Ab +5
  • Ab #5
  • Abaug

The Abaug chord is composed of the notes Ab, C, and E

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Notes in the Ab aug chord:

Ab C E

Chord structure of the Augmented Fifth chord:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7

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Guitar Patterns for the Ab Augmented Fifth chord

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Position 1
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Ab aug position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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Ab aug position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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Ab aug position 3 guitar chord diagram

Complete Fretboard Map of Ab aug chord tones

You can create any fingering you like on any part of the fretboard, just play some of the chord tones shown in the map below. Some shapes will sound good, some less, let your ears decide!

#5
#5
3
1
#5
3
1
1
#5
3
1
#5
3
3
1
#5
3
1
#5
#5

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