Watch the Jazz Improvisation online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Jazz Guitar 2: Rhythm & Lead Fundamentals

Improvisation and jazz go together like peanut butter and jelly. When we think of many of the jazz greats, whether on guitar or just great jazz improvisers like Charlie Parker or Coltrane, we think of their improv skills. Having a foundation that you can build on is key, so start with simple ideas and then gradually spice them up.