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me life in them as well as be exciting to the listener? Let’s find some interesting notes to interplay with the chords themselves.

A stock chord has so much potential, but sometimes we just don’t know what to do with it. Using some chord tones that lie around the edges of the chord, these chords can be solo sections or themes in themselves. By utilizing such chord notes such as the sus4, sus2, and the add9 along with stock embellishments like trills, hammers-ons and pull-offs you can turn that drab chord verse into something strong and anthemic.