The Jazz Saxophone Player's Chord Workout
Scales (C,F,Bb,Eb,Ab,C#,F#,B,E,A,D,G)
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Half Note
Quarters
Eighths
Sixteenths
Major
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
       
Chromatic (Build from low Bb to high F)
Bb B C C# D Eb F F# G Ab A
       
Whole Tone
1 2 3 #4 #5 #6 OR 1 2 3 b5 b6 b7
       
Diminished
1= (1 2 b3 4) #4= (1 2 b3 4) OR Whole-Step Half-Step
       
Pentatonic
1 2 3 5 6
       
Blues
1 b3 4 #4 5 b7
       
Ascending Melodic Minor
1 2 b3 4 5 6 7
       

Chords (C,C#,D,Eb,E,F,F#,G,Ab,A,Bb,B)
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Half Note
Quarters
Eighths
Sixteenths
Major (CMaj,CMaj7,C)
1 3 5 7
       
Dominant (C7, C9, C11, C13)
1 3 5 b7
       
Minor (Cm, Cm7, Cm9, Cm11, C-, C-7, C-9, C-11)
1 b3 5 b7
       
Half-Diminished (CM7b5)
1 b3 b5 b7
       
Diminished (Co, Cdim)
1 b3 b5 bb7 OR 1 b3 b5 6