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Each numeral corresponds to a half-step of the chromatic scale in a given key. For example, in B & G Rhythm - B & G Rhythm key of Cthe notes correspond to the figured bass numerals as follows:. If you are unfamiliar with figured bass notation, make a chart similar to the one above for each key.
These will Enter Sandman - Metallica - Metallica you to determine which note corresponds to a given Roman numeral in any key. Chord types are indicated using the same method as standard chord symbols. If nothing appears after the Roman numeral, just play a major chord.
Establish a one-bar rhythmic motif—say a dotted-quarter-note followed by an eighth-note and a two-beat rest or check out previous Rhythm Workshops for more ideasand then apply your favorite full or partial C7 voicing s and vamp on the I-chord for eight bars.
Tip: Any dominant seventh chord can be embellished with its 9. The remainder of the progression in bars 9 — 16 assumes the role of bars 5 — 12 in a standard bar blues, so the progression is essentially a bar form with four extra measures out front.
Rinse and repeat. Moving to the key of Gthe medium shuffle depicted in Ex. Get the idea? Jump back to the top D. The Complaining About Everything - Knee Jerk Reaction - Modern Pop Rockets new chord here is B & G Rhythm - B & G Rhythm embellished VI7 9 A7 9 in bar 4. Tip: B. A slightly faster-paced slow blues, Ex.
Follow the D. Of course, the B. King catalog is rife with bar progressions. Beyond the norm, Ex. Bars 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 11, and 12 are identical, but the IVm chord Dm in bars 5 and 6, the beautiful bVImaj7 Fmaj7 in bar 9, and a V7sus4-V7 cadence E7sus4-E7 in bar 10 provide the variations. Guitar Aficionado. Home Technique.