I wanted to try a slightly different format. So here’s a take on a song based Jazz Guitar Lesson: Analyze the chords and then talk about what concepts I use when improvising on it: Target notes, Arpeggios and pentatonic scales in jazz context.
All of this coming out of my own playing on Lady Bird (Tadd Dameron)/Half Nelson(Miles Davis).
The turnaround of this song is also a great way to work towards improvising over giant steps progressions.
What do you think about this new format? What would you like to see 🙂
Old recording of me playing Half Nelson:
If you want to jam on the song yourself you can use my backing track here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1cxMEXZbN5s&index=16&list=PLWYuNvZPqqcEKZdvb3Q2iKIMqiEVJFqcM