18 Bebop Licks by Wes Montgomery
A few weeks ago I posted a lesson titled “18 Bebop licks by Charlie Parker”. Here is a video doing the same, only that with some Wes Montgomery transcriptions!
In the Charlie Parker video I analyzed the makeup of 18 licks and showed you the architecture of a bebop line through a series of elements that all his phrases have in common. Using another carefully selected 18 licks, in this new masterclass I show you how Wes incorporated those same elements in his solos! I personally believe these phrases embody the essence of Wes’ melodic style. As such, they are an invaluable study resource for any player seriously interested in learning his style!
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The “18 Bebop Licks by Wes” Files can be downloaded for $10.00. Your contribution is much appreciated, as it helps support the site and allows me to keep investing the long hours required to produce these lessons. The download includes: 10 PDFs featuring regular notation and TAB in 2 keys and fingerings, MP3 of all the licks, and a Band In A Box file which you can use to practice if you have the software.
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