Welcome to Jazz Guitar ONLINE: the oldest and largest jazz guitar website in the world. Whether you are a seasoned jazz musician, a guitarist that would like to expand their repertoire, or simply a jazz music fan - there is something for you here. Follow the menu on the left for free guitar lessons, articles, news and reviews. Enjoy your visit!

This site was originally created by respected Florida jazz guitarist and music educator, Bob Patterson.

Latest Site Updates

Check out some of the latest additions to the JGO website

A Short Guide to Group Improvisation
Lesson by Jim Slansky
The Developing Jazz Guitarist: Part Two
Second in a series of lesson/articles by Gerry Garcia
On Soloing
Randell Young talks about soloing, and suggests seven rules to maximise your guitar solo's impact
The Parallel Dominant Approach
A PDF lesson by Jim Robitaille
The Developing Jazz Guitarist: Part One
First in a series of Lesson/articles by Gerry Garcia
The Theory Behind The Music
Bob Patterson takes you through the basics of the music theory

Older updates here, or for a more ordered view, see the sitemap

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