Jazz Theory Lesson – “Bird Feathers” – Analysing a Jazz Standard

Check out my jazz guitar lesson and music theory lesson analysing Charlie Parker’s “Bird Feathers.” Featuring guitar tab and chord diagrams.

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Jazz Theory Lesson – “Blues For Alice” – Analysing a Jazz Standard

Charlie Parker "Blues For Alice" Jazz Music Theory Lesson free advanced online guitar lessons

In today’s free online music lesson, we will be analysing Charlie Parker’s jazz standard “Blues For Alice” – focusing particularly on Parker’s note choices in the head and the relationship they have with the chords. I feel that any musician can learn a lot about music theory from analysing jazz standards, and with “Blues For Alice” being one of my favourite jazz tunes of all time, I thought it would…

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