Jazz Chord Voicings: Major 7: G/C Voicing

This voicing works great as in jazz or pop ballads. Don't fuss over how the chords are named. Just absorb the essence of the sound and the visio-spatial pattern on the keyboard.

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Study-Practice: Using your knowledge of scales and chord structure (and your ears of course), transpose these voicings to all twelve keys, building an immense chord vocabulary... a vocabulary that integrates visio-spatial, aural, and kinesthetic awareness!

You may wonder: How is possible to have a major chord without a "3" in the the voicing? There are at least two reasons:

Can you think of some others? Other than that, don't try to explain it... Just enjoy it!