How to play Jazz Guitar in the style of Freddy Green – Jazz Guitar Lesson

Hey guys! In this guitar lesson, Jon MacLennan will teach you a jazz chord progression with a cool rhythm pattern in the style of Freddy Green. Hope you like it!!! Hey, what’s going on everybody? This is John McClennan and I’m here today with guitarcontrol.com, bringing you this jazz lesson. And what we’re going to… Click to continue »

Jazz Guitar: Bebop jazz lick in the style of Pat Martino

Hey guys! In this guitar lesson, Jon MacLennan will teach you a pretty basic bebop lick in the style of Pat Martino Hope you like it!!! Watch the video and please like us and comment on youtube. Also do me a favor and subscribe to our Youtube channel! How’s it going everybody? My name is… Click to continue »

II V I variations – jazz guitar lesson on the II V I progression

Hey guys! In this guitar lesson, I will teach you some cool variations for the V chord. Ofcourse, I´m talking about the II V I jazz chord progression. Hope you like it!!! Watch the video and please like us and comment on youtube. Also do me a favor and subscribe to our Youtube channel! Hey,… Click to continue »

Killer Jazzy Lick

Hey guys, here’s a guitar lick from John Maclennan and has a really catchy jazz sound to it. It’s played over a “II V I” progression, the most common jazz chord progression. Check it out! Hi, I’m John McClennan and I’m here today with Guitar Control and I’m excited to bring you this jazzy lick…. Click to continue »

Beautiful Love – Jazz Standard

Playin a nice jazz standard… Maybe next time make it more swinging and punchy – i just did a simple ballad arrangement… Looks like I flubbed the Bb7#11 chord at 0:48 oh well… And yes it would send better if i mic’d the amp instead of using camera mix and also use a hollow body…… Click to continue »

Bebop Scale

Hi, my name is John McClennan and I’m here today with Guitar Control and I’m excited to bring you this video. I hope you guys are doing fantastic. Let’s take a look at this lick. It’s slightly jazzy and it uses something that is called the bebop scale. Basically I think of this as being… Click to continue »

Major 7 Improvisation

Major 7 chords are amoung my favorite chords. They have a very beautiful, mellow quality to them. You can do a lot of cool things on the guitar with some very simple musical ideas. For example, let’s take a 2 chord progression – Amaj7 to Dmaj7. We can spice it up with just a few… Click to continue »

Former Illegal Cryptic Black Book of Jazz Standards

“The name’s Johnson… Claude Johnson…” After filming my wacky “007” video, I’m afraid that I’m letting my “secret agent” status swell my head. Nah, just kidding 🙂 Yes, the video was a joke – I didn’t REALLY break into anywhere. I wouldn’t do that… I’m classy… LOL. No, but seriously, the “Illegal Cryptic Black Book… Click to continue »