Sight Reading Lesson

Triad Staff Notes 2

Difficulty: beginner

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Let's try reading notes on the staff within a more complex triad (three note chord) context, this time using augmented and diminished triads. Check out the diagrams below and take the quiz to practice.

A Augmented Triad

AC#E#AC#E#

A Diminished Triad

ACEbACEb

C Augmented Triad

CEG#CEG#

C Diminished Triad

CEbGbCEbGb

D Augmented Triad

DF#A#DF#A#

D Diminished Triad

DFAbDFAb