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The Advanced Guide to Blues Chord Progressions for Guitar - Volume II

Volume II covers the keys of E, A, D and G.

PUBLISHED: Mar 15, 2004 UPDATED: Jan 9, 2018 • VIEWS: 18 • BOOK CODE: AGCPB2

Instruments: guitar Subjects: chordsbluesjazzprogressionsrepertoireadvancedintermediatesongwriting

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The Advanced Guide to Blues Chord Progressions for Guitar - Volume II

Product Code: AGCPB2
Author(s): Curt Sheller
Publisher(s): Curt Sheller Publications
Published: 2004-03-15 00:00:00
ISBN-10: 0-9714044-4-5
ISBN-13: 978-1-60321-006-5
Size: 8.5 x 11
Size: 8.5 x 11
Pages: 65
Price, Hard Copy: $19.95
Price, PDF: $9

Volume II covers the keys of E, A, D and G. The key of E includes detailed accompanying text explaining the principles behind each progression.

Each volume of The Advanced Guide to Blues Progressions for Guitar features basic to advanced blues chord progressions. to be used with the chord voicings from volume I, II & III of The Advanced Guide to Guitar Chords.

Volume I cover the keys of C, F & Bb. The key of C includes detailed accompanying text explaining the principles behind each progression.

Volume II cover the keys of E, A, D & G. The key of E includes detailed accompanying text explaining the principles behind each progression.

If your goal is to expand your chord vocabulary, The Advanced Guide to Guitar Chords Series is your answer.

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.

Each volume of The Advanced Guide to Guitar Chords presents a highly organized and efficient approach to the mysterious subject of advanced chords. Chord dictionaries are not the answer. Even chord theory does not offer any insight into unraveling the complexity of guitar voicings.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents: The Advanced Guide to Blues Chord Progressions for Guitar - Volume II

  • Contents
  • Forward
  • Introduction
  • How to Practice Chord Progressions
  • Key of C Major & Minor with Comments
    • Level I Progressions
      • Basic "Major" I IV V Progressions
      • Basic "Minor" I IV V Progressions
    • Level II Progressions
      • Major "Quick Four" Change
      • Minor "Quick Four" Change
      • Minor Measure 9 Diatonic Substutition
      • Chord Substutition Types
    • Level III Progressions
      • Diatonic Expansion Substutition
    • Level IV Progressions
      • Major Linking Example 1
      • Major Linking Example 2
      • Major Linking Example 3
      • More Links Substutitions Measures 7 & 8
      • "Backdoor" Substutition
      • Confirmation Changes
      • Lewis Changes
      • Coltrane Blues
      • The Tri-tone Substutitio
    • Level IV Progressions
      • The Tri-tone II V Substutition
  • Key of F Major & Minor
    • Level I Progressions
    • Level II Progressions
    • Level III Progressions
    • Level IV Progressions
  • Key of Bb Major & Minor
    • Level I Progressions
    • Level II Progressions
    • Level III Progressions
    • Level IV Progressions
  • Conclusion

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