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In this Jazz Soloing lesson, you:

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

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What You Learn


Tension & Release

Go beyond scale A over chord B in your solos as you build rock-solid jazz vocabulary.

  • Use chromatic notes properly.
  • Bring “outside” lines back inside.
  • Master tension & release soloing.
  • Much more…

Beyond Scales

Move beyond scale and explore chromatic ornaments through scale shapes.

  • Solo with “non-scale” notes.
  • The “secret” to killer jazz solos.
  • Build your jazz slang vocab.
  • Much more…

Turn Scales Into Solos

Discover how your favorite players transform scale shapes into jazz guitar solos.

  • Move beyond scales.
  • Transform scales into jazz lines.
  • Be an authentic jazz guitarist.
  • 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 Soloing

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

  • Easy to play scales.
  • Learn by soloing.
  • Most important jazz concepts.
  • Much more…

Ready to Solo

You've learned solos 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 scales.
  • New to moveable scales.
  • 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.