Jazz Glossary

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The chord sequence in a jazz song.
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Head
The main melody of a jazz song, generally played at the beginning of a song.
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Modal jazz
A jazz style in which the soloists base their solos on modes instead of chord changes.
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Mixolidion in G
This is the major scale but you flaten the 7th so you flatten the F.
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Syncopations
Notes accented of the beat. The weak part of the beat is usaully emphasised.
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The main melody of a jazz song, generally played at the beginning of a song.

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Head

Card 3

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A jazz style in which the soloists base their solos on modes instead of chord changes.

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Card 4

Front

This is the major scale but you flaten the 7th so you flatten the F.

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Card 5

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Notes accented of the beat. The weak part of the beat is usaully emphasised.

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Preview of the back of card 5

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