Welcome to Jazz Scales!
Although hundreds of scales exist, only a few dozen are commonly used by jazz musicians. And a mere handful are considered indispensable. You may want to explore as many scales as possible to broaden your musical repertoire.
If you study the scales discussed on this website, it should be enable you to play over the majority of the chord progressions that you are likely to encounter.
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