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I know when I first started playing jazz I felt totally overwhelmed. There seemed to be millions of guitar scales that I needed to learn.
And I was very confused about what scales to use over what chords. Maybe you can relate to this. How can you stop this feeling of overwhelm? The answer is simply this… Focus! This will help tie together everything you learn in a very practical way.
A Very Quick Overview In the left-hand column of the table I have written down three incredibly common jazz chords… Major Seventh Dominant Seventh Minor Seventh It is vital that you know at least a few ways of playing each of these three types of chords.
Yup…they are THAT important.
Notice that underneath each chord name I have written its musical spelling. These spellings tell you how to construct the chord from the major scale. A Very Quick Overview In the right-hand column of the table I have written three useful scales that work over each chord.
There are MANY jazz guitar scales that you could use over each chord, but remember what we said earlier?CAB is a jazz fusion supergroup founded by Bunny Brunel, Dennis Chambers, and Tony MacAlpine. Since their formation in , they have released four . Jazz Standard Charts by Song Name.
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z. Username: *. Home» Jazz Boot Camp: 6 Essential Solo Guitar This example consists of an easy diatonic melody and a very common jazz chord progression.
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