Chords: Triads


Triad is just a fancy name for a three-note chord... Let's check out the four most commonly-encountered triads: major, minor, diminished, and augmented... Major Triad Chord symbol: C Chord structure: 1-3-5 Character: consonant, happy, light, heroic. Minor Triad Chord symbol: Cm or C- Chord structure: 1-b3-5 Character: consonant, sad, heavy, brooding. Augmented Triad Chord symbol: … Continue reading Chords: Triads