This chord is made up of the Root, Major Third, and Augmented Fifth
Some books show this chord as:
- E Augmented Fifth
- E Augmented Triad
- E +5
- E #5
This chord is made up of the notes E, G#, and B#
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Notes in the E aug chord:
E G# B#
Formula of the Augmented Fifth chord:
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