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Basic Chord Forms and Voice Leading

Christopher Sung (9641) · [archive]
Style: Jazz · Level: Intermediate · Tempo: 120
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

And now, let's learn a few root 5 and root 6 voicings for our major 7 chord. The first 2 measures show root 6 voicings for an Gmaj7 chord, while the last two show root 5 voicings for a Cmaj7 chord. All these voicings are movable which means if you wanted to play an Fmaj7 chord, you can simply take the voicings for the Gmaj7 chord and move it down two frets. Similarly, if you wanted to play a Dmaj7 chord, you can simply take the voicings for the Cmaj7 chord and move it up two frets...
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