Turnarounds! No, this isn't your GPS speaking - it's real jazz lingo 😉
They're the chord progressions you can use to get from the end of the tune all the way back to the top.
In this podcast, I'll be discussing the most common turnaround (I-VI-II-V), and how you can make it more hip using tritone substitution and shifting chord qualities (à la Tadd Dameron).
Marc-Andre Seguin is the webmaster, mastermind and teacher on JazzGuitarLessons.net, the #1 online resource for learning how to play jazz guitar. He draws from his experience both as a professional jazz guitarist and professional jazz teacher to help thousands of people from all around the world learn the craft of jazz guitar.