Example5 blues with a twist

Guitar Techniques - - LEARNING ZONE -

Noy can play blues with the best of them, with traces of play­ers such as Ste­vie Ray Vaughan and Robben Ford never far from the sur­face. Here we see how he

Bb) might mix chord tones from C7 (C-E-G- with the as­so­ci­ated mi­nor Pen­ta­tonic

Eb- Bb), (C- F-G- mov­ing onto one of Robben’s favoured Pen­ta­ton­ics, mi­nor with ma­jor 6th (R- 4-5-6). Things be­come much more jazzy from bar 5 and be­yond, start­ing with an as­cend­ing chro­matic fig­ure that tar­gets in turn the root and 5th of C, be­fore briefly flirt­ing with a line im­ply­ing G7alt to C, with the ap­pro­pri­ate G Su­per­locrian al­tered scale (R- 2-3- 5-

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