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Blues Soloing and Basic Harmony

Christopher Sung (9641) · [archive]
Style: Blues · Level: Intermediate · Tempo: 130
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

So let's look at a lick that emphasizes this switch from C#-C when we move from an A7 to D7, and vice versa. In measure 1, we bend up to the C# to imply it over the A7, and then hit the C hard at the end of measure 1 right before the D7 in measure 2. Note how the C appears a few more times near the end of measure 2. Then, when we return to measure 3, we repeat our bend up to the C# since we are back on the A7 chord...
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