Watch the SECTION 2 online guitar lesson by Sheryl Bailey from Bebop Dojo: Essentials

Playing jazz lines is about playing the changes. A definition of changes is the harmony, which in a melodic line means playing melodies based in the arpeggios. The arpeggios are the spine, and without a solid knowledge of these shapes, you'll miss all the great melodies and lack harmonic clarity in your lines. Let's take a look at these shapes on our harmonic template.