Jon Dalton: Adventures in the II-V-I (jazz improvisation).

This lesson takes a look at one of the most commonly used melodic chord changes found in jazz and other forms of music. Although these examples are shown on guitar, the same theoretical principles can apply to a host of other instruments.

Jon Dalton: Diminished Tonality & The II-V-I (jazz improvisation).

An introduction to the substitution of the diminished chord over the classic Two-Five-One (ii-v–i) chord sequence.