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That Can Be Arranged: 3 + 7 = Music

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That Can Be Arranged: 3 + 7 = Music
Chord progression based on "All The Things You Are"

Ex. 11 is a chord progression based on “All The Things You Are.” This example is packed with tons of voice leading. As you see, I’ve only used three and seven to outline the entire progression. Download audio example...




Ex. 12 is also based on “All The Things You Are,” but now with bass notes below the thirds and sevenths. Download audio example...




I promise that if you gain control of the third and seventh it will completely change your understanding of music and the fingerboard. Give it time and eventually your fingers will know all the thirds and sevenths—and more importantly, your ears will.
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