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Blue Bossa - Soloing with Arpeggios

Jens Larsen
http://www.jenslarsen.nl
Standard tuning

= 120
Example 1 - Blue Bossa chord progression

Cm7

Fm7

E-Gt

1

8
8
8

8
8
8

8

8

Dm7( 5)

8
8
6
8

8
8
6
8

G7( 13)

Cm7

4
4
3

8
8
8

8
8
8

3

8

8

5

6
5
6
5

E m7

A 7(13)

D maj7

6
6
4
6

6
5
4

6
5
6
4

6
5
6
4

Dm7( 5)

G7( 13)

Cm7

G7( 13)

4
4
3

8
8
8

4
4
3

3

8

3

9

4

13

6
5
6
5

17

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Arpeggios Cm7 Fm7 19 8 10 11 8 10 8 8 11 8 8 10 11 8 9 10 11 G7 Dm7( 5) 23 10 6 8 10 7 8 9 10 10 E m7 9 7 10 8 7 10 A 7 27 11 8 9 11 8 11 9 11 11 10 8 11 9 8 11 D Maj7 31 9 8 11 10 11 10 9 8 35 37 2/5 .Example 2 .

Example 3 .Arpeggios on the song Cm7 Fm7 39 8 11 10 8 8 11 10 8 Dm7( 5) 8 11 10 8 8 11 10 8 8 11 10 8 8 11 10 8 8 11 10 8 8 11 10 8 Cm7 G7( 13) 43 10 8 6 10 10 8 6 10 E m7 10 9 7 10 10 9 7 10 8 11 A 7(13) 10 8 8 11 10 8 8 11 10 8 8 11 10 8 D maj7 47 11 9 8 11 11 9 8 11 Dm7( 5) 11 10 8 11 11 10 8 11 9 8 11 10 9 8 11 10 9 Cm7 G7( 13) 8 11 10 9 8 11 10 G7( 13) 51 10 8 6 10 10 8 6 10 10 9 7 10 10 9 7 10 8 11 10 8 8 11 10 8 10 9 7 10 10 9 7 10 55 57 3/5 .

Example 4 .Connecting arpeggios on the song Cm7 Fm7 59 8 11 10 8 10 8 8 11 Dm7( 5) 8 11 8 11 8 8 10 8 11 8 11 8 11 8 11 10 8 10 9 8 11 8 9 10 Cm7 G7( 13) 63 7 10 6 8 10 8 10 8 E m7 10 9 7 10 8 7 10 7 A 7(13) 11 8 8 10 8 10 11 8 11 10 8 10 8 8 11 8 D maj7 67 9 11 9 11 11 8 11 8 Dm7( 5) 11 9 11 8 11 9 11 10 11 10 9 8 9 8 9 10 Cm7 G7( 13) 11 10 11 8 9 8 9 8 G7( 13) 71 6 10 7 10 9 8 10 8 7 8 10 7 9 10 8 10 8 11 10 8 10 8 8 11 7 10 7 8 10 7 9 10 75 4/5 .

Target Notes Cm7 Fm7 77 8 8 Dm7( 5) G7( 13) 9 9 Cm7 81 10 E m7 9 A 7(13) 8 8 D maj7 85 11 Dm7( 5) 10 G7( 13) 10 10 Cm7 G7( 13) 89 10 9 8 9 5/5 .Example 5 .