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Triads - Traditional and Contemporary Triads
Published: 2014-02-26 18:44:34

A triad is a three note chord. In traditional chord theory there are four traditional triad chord types: major, minor, diminished and augmented. And four contemporary triad chord types: sus2, sus4, add2 and add9.

Triads can be used harmonically, as chords and melodically, as single notes. Triads are a great way to get started with creating melodic solos and improvising.

13 Lessons in the “Triads - Traditional and Contemporary Triads” Series

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Core `Ukulele Chords, Traditional and Contemporary Triads

Major, Minor, Diminished, Augumented, Suspended, Add and Lydian chords.

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Core `Ukulele Chords, Major and Minor Triads, Strings 1 2 3

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Core `Ukulele Chords, Diminished and Augmented Triads, Strings 1 2 3

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Core `Ukulele Chords, Major and Minor Triads, Strings 2 3 4

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Core `Ukulele Chords, Diminished and Augmented Triads, Strings 2 3 4

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Major & Minor Triads - Strings 1 3 4

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Core `Ukulele Chords, Diminished and Augmented Triads, Strings 1 2 3 4

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Core `Ukulele Chords, Major and Minor Triads, Strings 1 2 3 4

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Core Ukulele Chords - Triads, Add Chords

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Core Ukulele Chords - Triads, Suspended Chords

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Exploring Major Triads on Ukulele Using a I IV I V Progression - C Major

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Exploring Major Triads on `Ukulele Using a I IV I V Progression - Key of G

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Exploring Major Triads on `Ukulele Using a I IV I V Progression - Key of D

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