2-5-1 Soloing with Bebop Scales

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Arranger
Jonny May
Lesson Sheet
Level 3

In this workshop, you’ll learn how to solo over the 2-5-1 chord progression with Bebop scales. You’ll learn 2 left hand accompaniments, 4 common grooves, and 3 bebop scales for soloing in the jazz style. Then we’ll practice various exercises for connecting scales and targeting chord tones to get that smooth jazzy solo sound.

Learning Focus
  • Exercises
  • Improvisation
  • Scales
Music Style
  • Fundamentals
  • Jazz Swing
  • Latin Jazz
Associated Course

In this workshop, you'll learn how to solo over the 2-5-1 chord progression with Bebop scales. You'll learn 2 left hand accompaniments, 4 common grooves, and 3 bebop scales for soloing in the jazz style. Then we’ll practice various exercises for connecting scales and targeting chord tones to get that smooth jazzy solo sound.