An introduction to jazz chords, substitutions and comping, invaluable lessons for anyone interested in playing jazz. Explore chord substitutions, chord families and learn to create new chords with unique character, texture and sound. Discover 12 basic progressions plus 12 common chords you find in many jazz standards that every jazz guitarist or "Wannabe" jazz guitarist needs to know. Then learn to comp a variety of standards using the information you've just learned. Get them under your belt and then move onto more elaborate chord substitutions.