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Chords Analysis of Autumn Leaves

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Autumn Leaves is a really important jazz standard that a lot of budding jazz musicians start out on, and for good reasons too. It has some key harmonic concepts and lessons to teach us that will help us learn other jazz standards much easier.

In this video I show you my in-depth chords analysis of Autumn Leaves, with roman numeral and color-coded explanations. I know you’re going to find this helpful!

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Brent Vaartstra
Brent Vaartstra is a professional jazz guitarist and educator living in New York City. He is the head blogger and podcast host for 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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