Free Jazz Rock & Blues Licks and JamTracks
The licks on this page have been compiled by John Robson to show a crosssection of the type of thing he regularly gets asked for in his lessons. Theyalso give a good impression of what can be heard on his albums "NeverLearned To Dance" & "Elbow Grease". Excerpts from these albums areavailable by going to the CDs page.
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Meanwhile, here's the free licks. Just click on the TAB to hear the lick beingplayed. You can also download FREE jam tracks to try the licks out over.Simply click on the track of your choice to download the mp3 music file. Thechord sequence/tab for each jam track is available by clicking on the "tab"link for each track. It is strongly recommended that you take a look at thetab for each track before using them - especially in the case of the jazz tune.
Rock Jam Track: |Music| |Tab| Blues Jam Track: |Music| |Tab| Jazz JamTrack: |Music| |Tab|This lick uses the notes of The G major scale (G A B C D E & F#). It would beparticularly effective in either an E Aeolian or A Dorian context.
A lick using the A minor Pentatonic Scale (A C D E G). Watch out for theright hand taps (indicated by "T").