Print and download in PDF or MIDI Resignation. This song is originally in 7/8 turned it into a lead sheet. Original: Brad Mehldau | Elegiac Cycle.

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Jazz submitted 2 years ago by Epistimi Piano. Heated discussion and debate is expected and encouraged, but personal attacks will not be tolerated.

Sorry I didn’t reply sooner, I wanted to give it a proper rresignation, see if it made sense when I was actually sitting by the piano. The next two measure are in Bb IV, I. You can entirely reduce measure 6 as a dominant chord to G major. Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities.

[Piano] Improvising over/voicing some pretty funky chords on Brad Mehldau’s “Resignation” : Jazz

As far as playing over it, try and always reduce changes to their core elements of what the FUNCTION is of each chord, and what tonal center you are in. Funny, the two times I’ve been gilded have been about theory related things haha! Jazz Listening Club currently: I also put a star next to the ones that are particularly tricky, either in themselves or because of the surrounding chords.


I use the term “funky” pretty loosely. No memes, advice animals, or rage comics.

Brad Mehldau: “Resignation” Transcription | Nonesuch Records

Artist – Title Year. Secondly, don’t always trust lead sheets! It’s pretty clear a few of the chords are wrong, or not spelled right nomenclature. One more thing to note, one of the many cool things Brad does, is play the Gminor 1st measure a sections as a G7 V of c immediately to get to Cminor in the 2nd measure, much like you would in a minor blues to get to the iv chord on the 4th measure.

The A section is pretty straightforward, the trouble starts at measure 9. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I will first go over the obvious mistakes, and then lead you in the direction of renaming, or interpreting the changes in a way that makes sense to voice and resibnation over.

First of all, how could I voice them on piano? Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet. Anyway, I’m looking at Brad Mehldau’s “Resignation” and it contains some very unusual chords.

Brad Mehldau – Resignation (into 6/4) – Lead Sheet

I haven’t had much luck transcribing much of it, but I did find a lead sheet. The chord they are playing is a Bma7, if it was really an Eb7 then there would be a Db, but playing that over the actual harmony makes it pretty clear that’s not correct.


And of course Mehldau really has defined his own trio sound, so that is pretty clear off the bat here. Jazz subscribe unsubscribereaders users here now New to Jazz?

Brad Mehldau: “Resignation” Transcription

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And secondly, what scales might I use when improvising over them? I’ll post the chords here as well: Want to add to the discussion? Log in or sign up in seconds. But for now, forget all the passing chords.

Submit a new text post. I’ll post the chords here as well:. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Once you break it down you brac really get a handle on it! Then the next two measure are really just C minor, Fmi as the iv chord, then i and V7 leading to the Abminor. Thank you so much for this!