Watch the Weak On Strong online guitar lesson by Matthieu Brandt from 50 Jump Blues Licks You MUST Know
Chord tones are strong and none chord tones sound weaker or lighter. In jump blues we're mainly using notes from the blues scale and from the mixolydian scales of the individual chords you are soloing on. This means you have strong and weak notes at your disposal. In this we're exploring what happens if you stress a weak note - for instance the nine or the six - on a strong beat.