Learn how to employ this restless yet alluring chord as a musical attention grabber.
Learn some interesting applications of this harmonic enigma, and a few ways to get more musical mileage out of it.
This historic 1936 recording by Robert Johnson of one of his classic songs showcases the pioneering Delta bluesman’s trademark funky, aggressive fingerstyle attack and rhythmically free and quirky phrasing style.
Learn some cool variations of this progression that feature added chord changes and spicier harmony and voice-leading.
Learn about the major diatonic drop, and how you can use it to great effect in your own songwriting.
A comprehensive primer on the topic of intervals, designed to give guitarists from any stylistic background a solid grasp on one of the foundational cornerstones of music.
A few examples from the rock and pop catalog of how famous composers have successfully harnessed this enigmatic chord to great effect.
Look at a few examples of fairly well-known songs from the modern era that utilize the dim7 chord in interesting, effective ways.
Look at a few examples of ways in which world-renowned songwriters have harnessed this harmonic beast and put it to good use.
Learn some compositionally effective ways in which first-inversion chords have been used in popular music.
Some musically appealing ways that great songwriters have used first-inversion chords to craft progressions behind their melodies.