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  • What Is Diatonic Chord Substitution?

    What Is Chord Substitution?

    Chord substitution is to replace a chord by another one to add more harmonic interest to a piece, a song or a chord progression. In jazz music, this technique is widely by composers and improvisers. It can be useful to reharmonize a chord sequence or a jazz standard.

    This lesson will help you better understand what is the diatonic chord substitution.

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