How to Read and Play through Jazz Chord Changes

Basic Approach – Scales

Download the PDFs for this lesson and watch the corresponding video

PDF File: JAL How to Read & Play Chord Changes Lesson 2 Scales

I’ve included a list of scales for you to use over various chord changes.  You can use the same practice routine of going over the ii-V chord changes with these scales as well.

I also created a YouTube track with ii-V changes in every key for practice purposes. Here is a link you can use to practice to:

Supplemental Resource: Scales and Their Chordal Relationships


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Skip to toolbar