Jazz-harmony

Harmonic Analysis for Jazz Guitar

In jazz, harmonic analysis is the study of of understanding chord progressions. This includes identifying the overarching key, common chord progressions such as ii V I, and chord substitutions or non-diatonic chords. Being able to breakdown the...

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The Ultimate No Nonsense Guide to Jazz Harmony

UPDATED information on II-V-I, jazz chords, progressions, lead sheets, cadences, secondary dominants and more ... {% video_player "embed_player" overrideable=False, type='scriptV4', hide_playlist=True, viral_sharing=False, embed_button=False,...

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The Ultimate Guide to Dominant Chords for Jazz Guitar

Dominant chords can often be a source of confusion for new guitarists. So, in this post I'll do my best to make it as clear and easy to understand as possible. In music theory, a dominant seventh chord is a chord made up of the chord tones 1 3 5...

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Vic Juris (1953-2019)

Victor E. Jurusz aka Vic Juris (1953-2019) was an American guitarist known for his versatile and masterful approach to jazz guitar. Throughout most of his career he remained relatively under-the-radar, but garnered acclaim for his work with Dave...

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