Delay Chord Tones

10.02.03 12:02

Delaying chord tones and then continuing up or changing direction
If you are running up and down, you might want to delay the chord tones by an EVEN number of notes like in this example:

From above with two extra notes for example

Examples NOTA BENE: A small note on approach notes. If you are approaching a chord tone from above, you should definitely want to use a diatonic tone (see note). If you are approaching a chord tone from below, you could use chromatic approach tones.

Note: But: it’s just in case you want to sound bebop. Remember Bill Frisell... His teacher told him what the avoid notes are and being a rebellious little gangster he checked these out first, only to emphasize them in his playing. It makes him
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3. one note below) Or by inserting an extra half step from below Examples Using four notes can make things even more interesting Using diminished Examples http://users.. but what beauty and modernity. Great! Or from above and below (one note above. far removed from bebop..skynet. Delay Chord Tones 10.1.ghijselen/delayct.02.be/jan.htm Page 2 of 3 .03 12:02 a wonderful musician.

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