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Bebop Scales & Harmonization (Thank You, Barry Harris)

This post explores voice-leading major & minor 6th & 7th chords, dominant♭5, dominant♭9 & fully-diminished 7th chords, and more, through Bebop Major, Bebop Minor, Bebop Dominant, & Bebop Dominant♭5 scales, along with one & two-octave scale fingerings, chord alterations & substitutions. These structures form the foundations of the harmony/improvisation theories taught by Barry Harris.