Jazz Guitar: Turn your chords into chord melody! – Jazz Guitar Lesson
Ted Greene said : harmonize your melodies, melodize your chords!
(I’m paraphrasing here)
Ever wondered how to play nice chord melody arrangements like the jazz guitar legends? Are you looking for what “shapes” to use to accompany melodies from great jazz standards?
I believe a great starting point is to find many uses for the same chord. In this short video, I’ll show you how to find *melodic* possibilities inside common jazz guitar chord shapes.
Highly recommended, Ted Greene’s “Modern Chord Progressions” book here: http://amzn.to/SPDtT5
You start trying to melodize your chords (and harmonize your melody) with a selection of pre-arranged jazz guitar standards. Chord melody + chord shapes included in every PDF:
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