Using the standard “You and the Night and the Music” as a vehicle, John and Mike demonstrate an arrangement in two keys and discuss the benefits of using modulation as a device to internalize and memorize chord progressions. John and Mike also reference some melodic and harmonic chord voicings to access tensions over major and dominant chords.
- Playing over the bar line to develop asymmetrical phrasing
- Improvising with a pulse and no fixed meter
- Chord shapes as templates for single line improvising
Modern Jazz Guitar
Have motivation and skills to create modulations in arrangements and improve memorization and transposing abilities.