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How to Play Jazzy Jimi Hendrix Chords

As guitarists, many of us are fans of the late, great Jimi Hendrix, who has influenced players in all genres of music, including jazz.While Hendrix left a legacy as one of the greatest rock improvisers of all time, he also left his stamp on the harmonic side of the instrument, including a chord that bears his name.Taken from the song “Purple Haze,” and spelling out an E7#9 voicing, this chord... …

Learning Triads from Jimi Hendrix

It’s great to learn some new chords or concepts, but sometimes it’s difficult to know how to use them into your work.In this video, Tyler shows how to implement Jimi Hendrix–style triads into your guitar playing using what he calls “one of the greatest chord progressions ever written” from Hendrix’s “Little Wing.” And he takes you through each step of the process.Tyler identifies four steps:1.... …

Examining Jimi Hendrix's Rhythm-Guitar Genius

Jimi Hendrix's stature as rock's greatest guitarist is by now an absolute and indisputable fact. In this edition of "In Deep," I'll examine his genius within the realm of rhythm guitar. ... …

The Guitar Jimi Hendrix Owned the Longest Is for Sale

If you think of a guitar that's closely associated with Jimi Hendrix, it has to be the Fender Stratocaster. Yes, Hendrix often would use a white Gibson SG Custom for "Red House" (and a Flying V at the Isle of Wight performance), but when you think Hendrix, you think Strat.   ... …

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