Originally Posted by Joe-Bob
Yeah, I know you can do that, but I never did like it much. To me, it just sounds so much weaker that a genuine dominant resolution.
Variety is the spice of life and all that, but my favourite sound is when the soloist grinds a bit against the accompaniment: say the G7 is comped and the soloist outlines Db7 (or Galt), or vice versa
. It's a cool push'n'pull.