How to Solo Over Chord Changes (Part 8)

In Part 8, we look at the last of the upper chord extensions: the 13, and we’ll also be walking you through the process of analyzing a set of changes in order to approach soloing over them using everything we’ve covered so far. If you still feel unsure about locating intervals on the fretboard, check…

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How to Solo Over Chord Changes (Part 4)

In Part 4 of this series of blog posts, we look at how to decode chords and compare improvising with scales to thinking in intervals. The latter approach allows us to have more control over what we play while understanding the chord we’re playing over. This sounds fairly logical on paper, but you’ll find that…

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How to Solo Over Chord Changes (Part 1)

Chord tone soloing and soloing over changes on guitar is a complex area which can be approached in many ways, and where even a cursory search for online resources is likely to leave you with more questions than answers. It’s particularly difficult on guitar because guitarists tend to arrive at this point with varying amounts…

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