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Quick Win: Tasty Minor Bebop Altered Lick

Today I’m going to show you a tasty jazz lick that’s going to make you sound like a bebop pro over minor 2-5-1 chord progressions.

Listen to episode 291

In this episode:

1. What’s a minor 2-5-1

2. How to get that bebop sound

3. What a Minor Bebop Altered Lick sounds like

4. What makes this lick so great

5. What are target notes

6. Importance of 3rds

7. Importance of 7ths

8. The altered notes

9. Tips for learning the altered lick

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Brent Vaartstra
Brent Vaartstra
Brent Vaartstra is a professional jazz guitarist and educator living in New York City. He is the head blogger and podcast host for which he owns and operates. He actively performs around the New York metropolitan area and is the author of the Hal Leonard publication "Visual Improvisation for Jazz Guitar." He's also the host of the music entrepreneurship podcast "Passive Income Musician."


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