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How To Play Pentatonic Scales Over Giant Steps
- By jazz-guitar-licks
- On 2018-01-16
- In Jazz Guitar Lessons
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Giant Steps is one of those tunes in jazz that sends a bolt of fear through a lot of young or even experienced jazz musicians. It certainly does that to me anyway! The fast harmonic rhythm and the seemingly distant relationships between the chords means it is a very daunting challenge.
However, there is a very cool and simple way of practicing navigating through these changes and it involves using 3 different pentatonic scales.