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These next examples deal with the movement from one chord to another.

By (quickly) inserting some tension chords, you can create a forward motion.

This can be done is several ways, depending on the tempo of the song, the sub-style within Swing- and Jump-Blues and the type of chord progression.


  1. 13th to 9th
  2. No Bass
  3. Diminished
  4. Dim On IV
  5. 13th On IV
  6. Chromatic
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