Watch the Turn It Around: 1 online guitar lesson by Ray Nijenhuis from 50 Western Swing Licks You MUST Know

The following example shows a turnaround chord progression in the style of the great rhythm player Eldon Shamblin which will no doubt freshen up your bag of turnarounds. We’ve seen how you can create harmonic and rhythmic movement, even when a chord itself doesn’t change. Turnarounds though, are often challenging in that the actual harmony does change rapidly within a bar.