Caug Banjo Chord

Caug for Banjo has the notes C E Ab and can be played 2 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R 3 m6.


Caug Chord

Full name: C augmented

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ChartsInversionsStructureChord on other instrumentsHarmonized progressionsRelated scalesChord staffSummary tableReferences


Caug Banjo Chord Charts

Caug banjo chord
Caug banjo chord


Caug Inversions on banjo

Caug\E banjo chord
Caug\Ab banjo chord



Caug Chord Structure

Notes: C E Ab
Interval structure: R 3 m6

Chord construction:
R = C
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 3rd)
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = sharp/augmented 5th)


Caug on other instruments

Caug piano
Caug Piano chord chart
Caug guitar
Caug Guitar chord chart
Caug ukulele
Caug ukulele chord
Caug mandolin
Caug mandolin chord
Caug banjo
Caug banjo chord



Caug Chord Harmonized Progressions

A harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Am Bdim Caug Dm E F Abdim

A melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Am Bm Caug D E Gbdim Abdim




Scales Related to Caug

Scales that include all of the notes of Caug.
C#/Db melodic minor F melodic minor A melodic minor C#/Db harmonic minor F harmonic minor A harmonic minor C whole tone D whole tone E whole tone F#/Gb whole tone G#/Ab whole tone A#/Bb whole tone C augmented C#/Db augmented E augmented F augmented G#/Ab augmented A augmented C leading whole tone D leading whole tone

Caug chord staff

Musical staff for the Caug chord

Caug summary table

Banjo chord name Caug (C augmented)
Notes and structureC E Ab (R 3 m6)
Chord Categories basic augmented triad.   Augmented chord  
Chord Construction R = C
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 3rd)
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = sharp/augmented 5th)
Caug on other instrumentsCaug piano
Caug Piano chord chart
Caug guitar
Caug Guitar chord chart
Caug ukulele
Caug ukulele chord
Caug mandolin
Caug mandolin chord
Caug banjo
Caug banjo chord



References related to this chord

basic augmented triad.   Augmented chord  

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Augmented Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia