Blue In Green Tutorial
Blue in Green is the third track on Miles Davis’ album ‘Kind Of Blue’ which is the best-selling jazz album of all time. The album is worth checking out if you haven’t already.
The 10-Bar Form
The form of Blue in Green is very unusual. The 10-bar form is much shorter than most jazz standards, and is even shorter than a 12 bar blues. Because the form just contains 10 measures, it is usually repeated many times in a performance.
Applying Altered Harmony
In this lesson we explore and apply altered harmony and chord alterations. The melody contains many of the interesting upper extensions and alterations which makes this a great tune to apply the theory.
“Blue In Green” Lesson Notation File Type: pdf