Hello everyone, today we're going to work a little on a grid of a solo by Pat Metheny.
The song is called "Have you heard" and the version I found is from the video of Pat Metheny Group.
This is for me a masterful solo! A course of improvisation and good taste all by itself!
What a killing !!! Everything is magic, architecture, discourse, rhythm, style, sound ALL!
We will look together what is happening
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The grid of agreement of the minor blues
Pat Metheny's solo on Have you Heard
The first 4 measures
In these first 4 steps Pat Metheny simply plays the pentatonic C minor scale, and you will notice that he puts the emphasis on the beat! He plays a lot of Do's 9th: The Re ... We could work the rhythm of these 4 measures of hours !
The following 4 measurements
Watch as Pat's sentence on the bar of measure to anticipate the Fm7! Level range we are practically only on the pentatonic scale and the minor scale!
And look at the end as he anticipates the Ab7 agreement
The last 4 measures
Here we are typically in the Jazzy plane with chromaticism, notes of approaches and the Pat Metheny plan at the penultimate step.
As I said very often in "guitar Vlog", if we had to work a single thing every day, for me it would be the rhythm.
Indeed whether it is my students or the guitarists whose videos I can see on Facebook or youtube what is most lacking to Western …