Category Archives: Intros & Endings

Mike Stern Chord Transcription: Like Someone in Love (pt.2)

As promised, here is the second part of “Like Someone in Love” Transcription from Mike Stern’s album Standards and other Songs. You may say to yourself, “Self, why did Rob make a separate post to the outro of the transcription?”. … Continue reading

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Down the Pipe: A Jazz Ending

Years ago I was playing jazz with an old timer. Largely due to the fact that I am starting to get into old timer territory myself, I use that term carefully and respectfully. Anyhow, getting near the end of a … Continue reading

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Major7#11: The Jazz Musician’s Ending Chord of Choice

Ok, I have no statistics to back up that headline. However, from listening to jazz for years and years, I do know that it is a very common chord choice for ending a tune. The Major 7 sharp 11 chord … Continue reading

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