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Approach pattern 1

Approach pattern 1: Jazz Piano Lessons: 1 Fundamentals
Approach pattern 1: Jazz Piano Lessons: 1 Fundamentals

George goes into approach pattern 1, a three note melodic combination, which allows you to arrive at what is known as a “target note.” This is one of four classic patterns that have been part of the jazz vocabulary since the 1930s and can be heard in many of the famous jazz solos of the bop era and beyond. They are useful in improvising and help create tension and release when resolving to target notes.

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