Category Archives: Jazz Piano

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Dominant 7, add 9

Fourth in the series of commonly-used chord voicings for a C Dominant Seventh chord… Advertisements

Posted in Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Dominant 7 “Triad Over Root”

Third in the series of commonly-used chord voicings for a C Dominant Seventh chord…

Posted in Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Dominant 7 Left Hand Shell

Second in the series of commonly-used chord voicings for a C Dominant Seventh chord… 

Posted in Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Dominant 7 Basic

A wide variety of musical effects can be realized by the vertical arrangement of notes in a chord. Jazz chords in particular, given their harmonic complexity, present many opportunities for creative chord voicing. That said, welcome to the first in … Continue reading

Posted in Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Minor Major 7

An edgy, evocative alternative to a basic Cm triad… works great when used judiciously in certain minor jazz ballads

Posted in Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Minor 6,9

A colorful, less dissonant alternative to Cm7 or a way to color an otherwise bare Cm triad… works great in jazz ballads and slow Latin tunes…

Posted in Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Minor 7 “Definitive Tones Over Perfect Fifth”

Fifth in the series of tasty chord voicings for a C Minor Seventh chord…

Posted in Free Piano Lessons, Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Minor 7, add 9

Fourth in the series of commonly-used chord voicings for a C Minor Seventh chord…

Posted in Free Piano Lessons, Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Minor 7 “Triad Over Root”

Third in the series of commonly-used chord voicings for a C Minor Seventh chord…

Posted in Free Piano Lessons, Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Jazz School: Chord Voicings: Minor 7 Left Hand Shell

Second in the series of commonly-used chord voicings for a C Minor Seventh chord… 

Posted in Free Piano Lessons, Jazz Piano | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment