Our chart shows you some of the popular ways to play an augmented and augmented 7th chord for the seven major chords and the 7th Guitar Chords.
An augmented chord is a chord built with two major thirds stacked on top ofone another Augmented chords have a tense sound are are often used as passing chords betwen two other chords.
A normal chord such as the C chord is build with three notes, 1, 3, 5, the root C. then up a third to E and then to G, the augmented chord takes the third note and goes up one half step to G#. Or two major thirds stacked on top of one another.
The Guitar Augmented Chord chart is included in our book Essential Chords for Guitar, Mandolin, Ukulele and Banjo
Our Guitar Chord Charts practice poster includes the seven basic guitar chord fingers for the seven major chords, A, B, C, D, E, F, and G. Fingerings for each chord are shown in 3 variations, major, minor and 7th. Along with the chord fingerings, is included
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