The Jazzy Twins
The Jazzy Twins include a C9 chord which gives the pair a distinctly different flavour to the Gentle Twins. You may not find many songs that use only F and C9. However, if you play Swing, Jazz or Barbershop music you will definitely find this this pair of chords useful.
Practise the following exercises until you can change smoothly between the chords at a moderate tempo:
The Jazzy Twins sound great in up-beat Swing, Jazz and Calypso songs.
Li’l Liza Jane is a good piece for practising these chord changes.
* If you don’t feel the urge to change chords here, then don’t.
If you do, try one of the following (then change back to F on the next beat):