Watch the Step 3: Make a Creative Decision online guitar lesson by Frank Vignola from 1-2-3 Jazz Chord Melody
In the first 2 steps we've gone over how to identify the prevailing chord, Cmaj in this case, and we've also gone over how to identify the melody note and match it up with our moveable chord vocabulary reference guide. Now this is essentially all you need to know to play chord melody, you may have even already moved on and worked on a few more chords with this method. But if you give the sheet music to "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" to 1000 different guitar players and ask them to create a chord melody, you'll get 1000 different variations of that chord melody. So how do you do that? In the next 6 steps we'll go over 6 options and tips of how you can create your own creative version of a chord melody.