In Jazz, you play chords play as a part of an improvisation and therefore they must be flexible and not static blocks.
Another important aspect of comping is that you want to create musical statements with the chords. The easiest way to do this is to learn to think of them as melodies.
That is what these exercises will help you develop:
- Make Chord voicings flexible blocks for improvisation
- Thinking melodies when comping
- Connecting chords across the progression in a musical way