Watch the Modes & Scales online guitar lesson by Stu Hamm from Stu Hamm U: Fretboard Fitness

There seems to be much mystery, mystique and confusion concerning the modes. Often spoken of as the secret Holy Grail of jazz chord scales and improvisation, in this section I attempt to de-mystify the modes and explain in a basic harmony lesson where they come from and what the heck people mean when they talk about them.