Caug Guitar Chord

Caug Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 5 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: C E Ab (R 3 m6).


Caug Chord

Full name: C augmented
Guitar sound:

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Caug Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 3 2 1 1 0 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Caug for guitar on frets x, 3, 2, 1, 1, 0 Caug for guitar on frets x, 3, 2, 1, 1, 0

Simplified notation: x 3 x 5 5 4
Caug for guitar on frets x, 3, x, 5, 5, 4 Caug for guitar on frets x, 3, x, 5, 5, 4


Simplified notation: 8 7 6 x x 8
Caug for guitar on frets 8, 7, 6, x, x, 8 Caug for guitar on frets 8, 7, 6, x, x, 8


Simplified notation: 8 x 10 9 9 8
Caug for guitar on frets 8, x, 10, 9, 9, 8 Caug for guitar on frets 8, x, 10, 9, 9, 8


Simplified notation: 8 x 6 5 5 x
Caug for guitar on frets 8, x, 6, 5, 5, x Caug for guitar on frets 8, x, 6, 5, 5, x




Caug Inversions on guitar

Caug\E guitar chord
Caug\Ab guitar chord

Caug chord charts for left handed guitar

Caug guitar chord left handedCaug guitar chord left handedCaug guitar chord left handedCaug guitar chord left handedCaug guitar chord left handed


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


Change tuning

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

Guitar chord name Caug (C augmented)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureC E Ab (R 3 m6)
Alternate tunings
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

Tweak notes of Caug

E
C
G#
E
C
 
X
X
X
X
X
X




References related to this chord

basic augmented triad.   Augmented chord  

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Augmented Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

 
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