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Instructor
Jonny May
Workshop
Intermediate
00:52:57

Learn 3 essential techniques for adding passing chords or reharmonizing any song. Techniques include relative chords, secondary dominants, and lower neighbor diminished 7th chords.

Course Objectives
  • Discover techniques for adding chords to any song
  • Explore 2 relative chords for every major & minor chord
  • Learn how build strong leading chords with secondary dominants
  • Master lower neighbor diminished 7 chords for a jazzy passing chord sound
Learning Focus
  • Analysis
  • Chords
  • Improvisation
  • Reharmonization
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Revolutionary!
Very helpful! Simple technique for great effect
Life changing
Seriously the best info for a songwriter like me, you will learn to sound much more interesting even with the simplest progressions.
Good review!!!!
Great overview to revisit a few concepts in an understandable format.
Very Pleasing to Learn
I found this course to be well designed. I really enjoyed the sounds of the passing chords. I’m excited to apply these lessons to lead sheets I am working on!
very helpful !
super helpful for expanding the chord progression and make them sound more interesting especially for someone who is new to it, drive the motivation for more! that's what I needed and was looking for :) !

Course Lessons

1
Passing Chords & Reharms 1 – Lesson 1
8:24

Chord Relative Passing Chords

2
Passing Chords & Reharms 1 – Lesson 2
22:18

Secondary Dominant Passing Chords

3
Passing Chords & Reharms 1 – Lesson 3
9:00

Lower Neighbor Diminished 7 Passing Chords

Featured Reviews

View PWJ member reviews of this course!

Revolutionary!
Very helpful! Simple technique for great effect
Life changing
Seriously the best info for a songwriter like me, you will learn to sound much more interesting even with the simplest progressions.
Good review!!!!
Great overview to revisit a few concepts in an understandable format.
Very Pleasing to Learn
I found this course to be well designed. I really enjoyed the sounds of the passing chords. I’m excited to apply these lessons to lead sheets I am working on!
very helpful !
super helpful for expanding the chord progression and make them sound more interesting especially for someone who is new to it, drive the motivation for more! that's what I needed and was looking for :) !
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