Jazz Guitar Lessons

Jazz Guitar LessonsBeginner

  • Learning ii-V-I Progressions
  • 2 Note Comping Voicings (3rds And 7ths)
  • 3 Note Comping Voicings (Root, 3rds And 7ths)
  • Learning Jazz Standards
  • Developing A Strong Rhythm (Comping/Swing Feel)
  • Learning To Play In Different Times (5/4, 7/4, 6/8, 7/8, Etc)
  • Major/Minor Pentatonic Scales
  • Blues Scales
  • Major Scale Positions
  • Arpeggios (Major, Minor, Dominant, Diminished, Half-Diminished, Etc)


  • Study Of Intervals
  • Study Of 7th Chords (Major 7th, Minor 7th, Dominant 7th, Etc)
  • Major Modes (Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian, Locrian)
  • Analysis Of Solos And Compositions From Great Jazz Musicians (Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Duke Ellington, Wes Montgomery, George Benson, Etc)
  • Learn To Play Any Song In Any Key (Transposing)
  • Learning To Transcribe (Songs, Solos, Phrases)
  • Developing A Jazz Repertoire (Songs Essential For Every Jazz Guitarist)
  • Exploration Of Mode/Chord Scale Relationship
  • Learn To Train Your Ear For Developing Soloing Over Straight Ahead And Advanced Chord Changes
  • Approach Tones


  • Modes Of The Melodic Minor Scale
  • Modes Of The Harmonic Minor Scale
  • The Dominant Bebop Scale
  • The Uses Of Space And Rhythm In Improvisation
  • Learning The Diminished Scale (Whole-Half And Half-Whole Diminished Scale)
  • Analysis Of Contemporary Jazz Guitarists (Pat Metheny, Mike Stern, Kurt Rosenwinkel, John Scofield, Etc)
  • Examine Blues In Jazz (Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Wes Montgomery, Etc)
  • Study Of Non-Functional Harmony
  • Study Of Common Chord Progressions Used For Improvisation
  • Transcribing And Memorizing Important Solos And Phrases

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