Watch the The 2-5-1 Progression online guitar lesson by Frank Vignola from Next Steps Jazz: 2-5-1 Progressions

We'll discuss how to take this chord progression and transpose it into different keys by moving the grips up and down the fretboard while keeping the assigned scale degree for each chord. Remember that the 1 will always be major, the 2 will always be minor and the 5 will always be dominant7. Challenge yourself by playing through the progression in different keys.