The 2-5-1, possibly the most common harmonic device in all of jazz harmony. I this course we deconstruct and demystify the process of increasing your ability to improvise over it!This content is for members only.
This is part two of the lesson that takes a look at this set of chord changes from an old Dave Sanborn song “Lotus Blossom”, and I show you some linear ideas for how to navigate through chord changes that are new to you.This content is for members only.
Here’s an ideal way to give yourself more fluidity soloing over bass chords (which I suggest you put into a looper to give yourself a killer backing track to work with) with chord tones over a ii-v-i with this idea from Michael Brecker. I heard this on a bootleg of a clinic he was giving in the 80’s in Italy, and thought it would make for some great material to add to my practice routine. I hope you can incorporate it in yours, and using bass chords, and these chord tones, you should be able to increase fluidity in no time! This content is for members only.