The ii-V-I Chord Progression – ML022

The ii-V-I Chord Progression – ML022

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This fingerstyle piece showcases the beauty of the most popular chord progression in jazz music. In the intro of the video lesson, you’ll learn how this progression is derived from the circle of fifths. If you’d like to dive deeper into the world of music theory, jump into our course!

From a playing standpoint, this piece is perfect for intermediate players. You’ll learn how to play a 2-5-1 progression twice: once at the beginning of the neck and again midway up the neck.

Part 1 – Performance & Free Lesson

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