Theory of the Day: Giant Steps again!

Giant Steps is most often thought of as a chord progression in thirds, but another way to think of GS is as a meditation on the triple character of an augmented triad. On a guitar, this is an easier, fluid way to organize the materials in a manner that is both self contained (augmented) and tri-modal (B, Eb, G).

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post-bop blues guitarist/composer/producer/educator
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