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In this Jazz Chords lesson, you:

  1. Learn essential jazz chord shapes.
  2. Increase your technique.
  3. Have fun comping over tracks.
  4. Express yourself on guitar.
  5. And more...

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What You Learn


New Chord Shapes

Expand your chord vocabulary by learning classic jazz chord shapes.

  • Essential jazz chord shapes.
  • Easy to play, no big stretches.
  • Use every chord in a jazz jam.
  • Much more…

Do More With Less

Make mountains out of musical mole hills, in a good way!

  • Few chords with huge results.
  • Play 100s of jazz songs.
  • Make learning jazz chords fun.
  • Much more…

Essential Rhythms

Expand your comping skills with must-know jazz guitar rhythms.

  • Always be in the pocket.
  • Syncopation & rhythm essentials.
  • Variety, interest, and creativity.
  • Much more…

Easy-to-Follow Lessons for Every Learning Style

The step-by-step guidance you need, with the personal attention you deserve.

Who is This For?


New to Jazz Chords

If you've heard of jazz chords, but never played one before, you're in the right place.

  • Easy to play shapes.
  • Learn by comping.
  • Most important jazz chords.
  • Much more…

Ready to Comp

You've learned comping patterns by other players and are ready to create your own.

  • Have a need to create.
  • Express yourself through guitar.
  • Want step-by-step lessons.
  • Much more…

Expand Your Fretboard

You're stuck in open position and ready to move around neck with fretboard expanding workouts.

  • Know open chords.
  • New to moveable shapes.
  • Ready to branch out on the neck.
  • Much more…

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?

Play at your own pace, there’s no deadline to finish.

How long do I have access to the course?

Once you sign up for lifetime access you can use the course 24/7/365, no limitations.

What if I decide this course isn’t for me?

I’m happy to give you a refund within the first 30 days after your enrollment date, no questions asked.

What type of guitar do I need for this course?

You can use a nylon string, electric, or acoustic guitar for this course. Any guitar is cool, so go with what’s comfortable for you.

What do I do if I need help?

Contact Matt on the Help Page to receive expert support 7 days a week.

The MWG Difference



Benefit from Matt's lifetime of studying, performing, and teaching players of all experience levels.

  • Doctorate in Jazz Performance
  • 25+ Years Teaching Guitar
  • 2000+ Live Performances
  • 8000+ Private Lessons Taught
  • 2500+ Online Lessons Published


Discover a welcoming and encouraging community of guitarists just like yourself.

  • Welcoming group of guitarists.
  • Friendly, global community
  • Encouragement from your peers.
  • Learn from fellow players.
  • Make guitar friends for life.


Reach your maximum potential on your own schedule with expert, personalized guidance.

  • Personal learning pathways.
  • Tailored ways to learn.
  • Options for every learning style.
  • Learn by jamming with Matt.
  • Unique performance guidance.