Common Jazz Situations

Q: Can you give me a good idea of what is involved with learning to play jazz. I’ve read that there are common chord changes to jazz music and to get good at the style there are quite a number of chords to know. A video on what chords are important, as well as what chord progressions I can begin to practice would really help me a great deal.

- George

Andrew examines the most popular practice directions for practicing jazz chord types and voicings. He also explains what students new to the world of jazz guitar can do to develop a good sense of the popular chord progressions that are used in jazz music.