Suggested Learning Resources


2) Video Lesson: Augmented Sixth Chord, composeronline channel

3) Online Reading: Augmented Sixth Chords,

4) Interactive Lesson: Augmented Sixth Chord Construction,

Music Theory QuickThink: 

-          Fr6 chords serve a predominant function and resolve to a dominant functioning chord (usually the V chord)

-          b6 (le) resolves down to scaled degree 5 and #4 (fi) resolves up to scale degree 5

-          ‘do’ and ‘re’ voices move to the other pitches of the V chord in a manner that avoids parallel 5ths and octaves ('re' usually stays the same, because it is part of the V chord)

Objective 38.5: Examples in Music: YouTube

Objective 38.5: Correctly notate the resolution of French Augmented Sixth chords in any key