Watch the Block Chord Voicings online guitar lesson by Sean McGowan from Fingerstyle Jazz Guitar Survival Guide

This section explores harmonic figures and chord voicings used and favored by guitarists such as Wes Montgomery, Barney Kessel, and Billy Bauer, emulating the block chord sounds of pianists such as Nat King Cole, Red Garland, and George Shearing, as well the horn section in a jazz big band.