The Advanced Guide to Guitar Chords - Volume II

Commonly referred to as jazz chords, this book provides detailed information on voicing 4-part chords.

Published: Jan 2, 2004 Updated: Jun 23, 2006

guitar | Subjects: chordsjazzadvancedintermediate

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The Advanced Guide to Guitar Chords - Volume II

Author(s): Curt Sheller
Publisher(s): Curt Sheller Publications
Published: 2004-01-02
ISBN-10: 1-60321-003-2
ISBN-13: 978-1-60321-003-4
Size: 8.5 x 11
Pages: 68
Product Code: AGC2

Commonly referred to as jazz chords. The Advanced Guide to Guitar Chords Series provides detailed information on voicing 4-part chords.

Beyond learning open and barre chords, most guitarists struggle with advanced chords. Commonly called jazz chords, these more sophisticated voicings find a wide use in all forms of music.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents: The Advanced Guide to Guitar Chords - Volume II

  • Forward
  • Introduction
  • Four Part Major Chord Types
    • Seventh Chords
    • String Family 1 2 3 4 *
    • Major Chord Types *
    • Upper Partial Ninths *
    • Upper Partial Elevenths
    • Upper Partial Thirteenths
    • String Family 1 2 4 5
    • String Family 2 3 5 6
    • String Family 1 2 3 6
    • String Family 1 3 4 5
  • Four Part Minor Chord Types
    • Minor Seventh Chords
    • String Family 1 2 3 4
    • Minor Chord Types
    • Upper Partial Ninths
    • Upper Partial Elevenths
    • Upper Partial Thirteenths
    • String Family 1 2 4 5
    • String Family 2 3 5 6
    • String Family 1 2 3 6
    • String Family 1 3 4 5
  • Four Part Diminished Chord Types
    • Half-Diminished Seventh Chords
    • String Family 1 2 3 4
    • Diminished Chord Types
    • Upper Partial Ninths
    • Upper Partial Elevenths
    • Upper Partial Thirteenths
    • String Family 1 2 4 5
    • String Family 2 3 5 6
    • String Family 1 2 3 6
    • String Family 1 3 4 5
  • Four Part Augmented Chord Types
    • Augmented Seventh Chords
    • String Family 1 2 3 4
    • Augmented Chord Types
    • Upper Partial Ninths
    • Upper Partial Elevenths
    • Upper Partial Thirteenths
    • String Family 1 2 4 5
    • String Family 2 3 5 6
    • String Family 1 2 3 6
    • String Family 1 3 4 5
  • Altered Chords
    • Lowered Fifth
    • Raised Fifth
    • Lowered Ninth
    • Raised Ninth
    • Raised Eleventh
    • Lowered Thirteenth
  • 4-Part Triads
    • Major Triad
    • Minor Triad
    • Diminished Triad
    • Augmented Triad
  • Supplement
    • Suspended Chords
    • Add Chords
    • Slash Chords
  • Fingerboard Note Charts
    • 6 String - Sharp Notes
    • 6 String - Flat Notes
  • 7 String "Jazz" Guitar
    • Adapting to 7 String Guitar
    • 7 String - Sharp Notes
    • 7 String - Flat Notes

Errata

Errata: The Advanced Guide to Guitar Chords - Volume II

  • 6/26/2006 -(1.6) Chord wrong on page 26. Bottom chord should be

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  • 1/21/2004 -(1.2) Fixed a few alignment progresion alignment problems.
  • 4/1/2004 - New color cover
  • 12/16/2003 - Errata File Created

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