October 19 and 23 /2023
The Chord Scale Theory describes the direct interrelation between chords and scales which do not have independent functions but represent the two sides of one coin functioning in relation to a tonal center.Barrie Nettles & Richard Graf, The Chord Scale Theory & Jazz Harmony, Pg 10
Practice one or two keys each day
Use your own repertory:
children’s songs, folk songs, classics, Christmas songs, etc., as a thesaurus of musical ideas to improvise.
Play Chord Scales
Play Bebop Scales
Play Guide Tones