The intervals that compose the A Augmented Fifth chord are Root, Major Third, and Augmented Fifth
This chord is also spelled in the following ways:
- A Augmented Fifth
- A Augmented Triad
- A +5
- A #5
The notes of the A Augmented Fifth chord are A, C#, and E#
Now learn how to use this chord in the most common chord progressions.
Notes of the A aug chord:
Tones in the Augmented Fifth chord:
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This fretboard map shows you the tones in the chord all along the neck. You can play this chord by choosing some of the chord tones.
These maps show you the tones in a chord all along the fretboard. They are incredibly helpful because allow you to:
- Create new voicings on the fly, across all the neck
- Improvise targeting the right notes
- Unlock the fretboard and expand the CAGED system.
In the new ebook, Chords Domination, you'll find the fretboard tones maps for 44 different qualities of chords. Check it out: