Watch the Diminished Expedition online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Jazz Guitar 8: Advanced Rhythm Approaches
Diminished Expedition - Overview is a video guitar lesson presented by Brad Carlton and is sourced from Chord Studies: Jazz Turnarounds Vol. 4.
In the previous example I demonstrated how we could use the whole tone scale to create a symmetrical move using the same quality of chord. We're going to do this same thing here with a diminished arpeggio. Instead of moving down in whole steps as in the previous example, we're moving down in minor thirds.