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NEW PDF eBook available | 11 blues-jazz progressions for guitar | Chords and comping studies

11 blues jazz progression for jazz guitar - Pdf eBookA new printable PDF eBook is available. It's about 11 blues progressions for jazz guitar with tabs, analysis (with roman numerals), explanations and audio files, divided into four chapters :

1- Blues progressions and variations
2- Chord studies
3- Guitar walking-bass studies
4 -Rhythm patterns

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21 Jazz guitar licks with tabs on youtube

A new video has just been uploaded on the youtube channel. This lesson contains the 21 most recent jazz guitar licks & transcriptions posted on the channel. 

Here is the summary :

  1. 10 Kenny Burrell licks
  2. II-V7alt-I lick 
  3. Clifford Brown solo transcription 
  4. Eric Gale solo transcription 
  5. Grant Green airegin solo transcription 
  6. Duet in F - Berklee 
  7. John Scofield Wee #1 
  8. John Scofield Wee #2 
  9. John Scofield Wee #3 
  10. Dominant 7th lick 
  11. Soul jazz lick 
  12. Jazz blues lick 

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How to play altered jazz guitar lines using a major triad

When you want to play altered jazz guitar lines over a dominant 7th chord, there is an easy and efficient option which consists of playing a major triad starting on the #11 of the chord on which you want to improvise. This way you highlight the b7, #11 and b9 and add tension to your playing.
Let's take an example with a II-V-I sequence in the key of C major. The progression is Dm7 | G7alt | CMaj7.

Altered jazz guitar lick - II-V7alt-I

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