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Let's review our chords

A chord substitute is a chord that replaces the original chord, either because it's similar or
because it functions the same way. These are great to know because they enable the player
to improvise while playing chords and makes the tune more interesting. Let’s start with
Dm11 for Dm7, G7b5 for G7, CM6/9 for CM7, and A7b9 for A7.

Let’s learn a few more. How about Dm9 for Dm7, G13b9 for G7, another shape for CM7, and
for A7, I am going to play a C#dim7 chord. If you examine this chord, you'll find it has the
same notes as A7b9.