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The 7 Levels of Jazz Harmony

Level 1 – “Bell Pepper” – II-V’s and other basic tonal movements
Level 2 – “Poblano Pepper” – Sub V’s and other stuff
Level 3 – “Jalepeño Pepper” – Crazy chromatic extensions
Level 4 – “Piri Piri Pepper”- Constant Structures and Pedal Point
Level 5 – “Habenero Pepper”- Free non-functional harmony
Level 6 – “Ghost Pepper”- Liberated Dissonance
Level 7 – “???” – Xenharmony

Records recommended in Video

wdt_ID Artist Album Year
1 Miles Davis Working with the miles davis quintet 1960
2 Miles Davis Miles Smiles 1967
3 Art Blakey and the Jazz Messangers Moanin' 1959
4 Charlie Parker The Charlie Parker Story 1956
5 John Coltrane My Favorite Things 1960
6 John Coltrane a Live Supreme 1965
7 Ornette Coleman Love Call 1968
8 Anthony Braxton for Alto 1969
9 Herbie Hancock Flood 1975
10 Chick Corea Return to forever - Romantic Warrior 1976
Artist Album Year

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