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Quick Win: How to Play Changes In Your Jazz Solos

The best jazz musicians in the world can play a solo, unaccompanied and you know exactly the tune they were playing.

You can do that, too.

Listen to episode 357

In this episode:

1.  Intro
2.  The secret to playing chord changes
3.  A great jazz-blues solo
4.  Targeting Chord tones
5.  What are guide tones in a chord?
6.  What is motivic development?
7.  Tension and Resolution

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Brent Vaartstra
Brent Vaartstrahttp://www.brentvaartstra.com
Brent Vaartstra is a professional jazz guitarist and educator living in New York City. He is the head blogger and podcast host for learnjazzstandards.com which he owns and operates. He actively performs around the New York metropolitan area and is the author of the Hal Leonard publication "Visual Improvisation for Jazz Guitar." He's also the host of the music entrepreneurship podcast "Passive Income Musician."

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