“Stompin’ At The Savoy” Chord Melody
Here’s a finger-style chord melody lesson, this time of one of my favorite standards associated with the swing era: Stompin’ at the Savoy. It’s a timeless standard that first became a hit by the Benny Goodman Orchestra way back in 1936. And it just so happens that it really works great as a solo piece on guitar!
Featured in the song’s melody is a very cool “harp style” major 6th arpeggio which I teach you to play by combining open and fretted strings! The video features both regular notation and tab.
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