Boogie Woogie: Tremolos

A tremolo is the rapid alternation between two (or more) chord tones. Here are some commonly-used combinations...


Tremolo #1

Between 3 and 5 of the chord...

Boogie Woogie: Tremolos


Tremolo #2

Between 5 and b7 of the chord...

Boogie Woogie: Tremolos


Tremolo #3

Between 3 and 1 of the chord...

Boogie Woogie: Tremolos


Tremolo #4

At the octave, a great way to effectively "sustain" a single note...

Boogie Woogie: Tremolos