How To for Autumn Leaves on 3 String CBG

This ain't for everyone and has some finger stretchers in it but a utube viewer asked me to do a walk thru of how I play this tune and I figured I'd share it here too. It's on a 3 string tuned EBe Lots of chords but they're all do-able. Here's a backing track to play al...

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Comment by Jim Morris on September 27, 2017 at 7:21pm

Thanks RTZ! I'll be rakin' soon. The strings might slow me down a bit!

Comment by RTZGUITARS on September 27, 2017 at 4:05pm

maybe you should put 3 strings on a rake and get busy

one of the best 3 string jazz vid I have seen

Comment by Derek Rose on September 26, 2017 at 8:07pm

LOL Jim! Good thing the CBG policed are preoccupied at the local coffee shop.

Comment by Jim Morris on September 26, 2017 at 7:15pm

Thanks Derek. This has way more chords than are allowed by the CBG police.

Comment by Derek Rose on September 25, 2017 at 11:15pm
Excellent Jim. Love those chord changes.
Comment by Jim Morris on September 25, 2017 at 6:37am

Thanks turtlehead.

Comment by turtlehead on September 25, 2017 at 4:20am

Fantastic lesson. 

Comment by Jim Morris on September 22, 2017 at 1:20pm

I'll try that Erasmo.

Comment by Erasmo Coco on September 22, 2017 at 12:24pm

For those 7th chords .(-:

Comment by Jim Morris on September 22, 2017 at 12:04pm

Thanks Richard. I won't be responsible for any injuries incurred while attempting this.

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