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#2037987 - 02/23/13 01:26 PM Help me get from one chord to another. TIA
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I'm an accomp and some music I've been handed ends with
Eb G A C, then ends with a G Major chord. I think it's too abrupt a change. What can I work in between?

Hope this is enough info.

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#2038092 - 02/23/13 05:12 PM Re: Help me get from one chord to another. TIA [Re: riley80]
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Am7b5 to G works fine, it just depends on how you're voicing it. If you must have a chord between, then D7 would be the natural choice to fill in the ii-V-I progression.
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#2038398 - 02/24/13 11:05 AM Re: Help me get from one chord to another. TIA [Re: riley80]
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We can't really answer out of context. But Cm6 - G or Am7b5 - G is hardly way-out! You have G in both chords, Eb resolves nicely to D, C to B, A to G. I recommend you expand your harmonic vocabulary and learn to love it.

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#2039551 - 02/26/13 11:09 AM Re: Help me get from one chord to another. TIA [Re: Kreisler]
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Originally Posted By: Kreisler
Am7b5 to G works fine, it just depends on how you're voicing it. If you must have a chord between, then D7 would be the natural choice to fill in the ii-V-I progression.


How about a
quick F (8th note) between the two chords? Thanks.


Edited by riley80 (02/26/13 11:09 AM)

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