Watch the Adding Tensions online guitar lesson by Bruce Arnold from Jazz Guitar for Beginners

It's now time to add tensions to each chord of our chord progression. Adding tensions to chords is the key to a "jazzy" sound.

Remember jazz chord progressions always add at least 7ths to each chord and with the addition of "tensions" you get very colorful sounds. Remember that the tensions added to in this example are only one of the possible combinations you could use.

Check the "tensions" PDF for possibilities.