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BB King Style Lick 1 - Robert Renman

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 Key A - 4/4 Time
 Arranged by: Robert Renman
 Audio File from: Tutorial
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This example centers mostly around the "BB Blues Box":

MAJOR (Box 4)

          A7            D7              A7
    ___       __    __    __    __    __        __ 
   |   |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |   |  |  |
e|----------------10-10p-9-10-12---------------------|
B|-------10vv--10----------------12b---10vv------12b-|
G|-9h-11--------------------------------------11-----|
D|---------------------------------------------------|
A|---------------------------------------------------|
E|---------------------------------------------------|


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Key E (Transposed - Original Key A):
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MAJOR (Box 4)

        E7     A7              E7
    __       _   _    _   _    _       _
   |  | |   | | | |  | | | |  | |   | | |
e|--------------5-5p-4-5-7-----------------|
B|------5vv---5------------7b---5vv-----7b-|
G|-4h-6-------------------------------6----|
D|-----------------------------------------|
A|-----------------------------------------|
E|-----------------------------------------|
        
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BB King Style Lick 1 - Robert Renman
Adder: Bill Charrette [ willc ]
Date: 3/2/2013
Audio: Robert Renman’s Tutorial
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Please visit Robert Renman’s Tutorial for the full lesson, tab, original audio and complete breakdown of this arrangement.

The Tab file here is my own work and represents my interpretation of the song. Tab files with reference to any artist are not meant to be actual transcriptions of copyrighted material. All rights belong to the copyright holders.

Note: I have learned many songs that I do not think I could have learned without the help of Tab. It seems that breaking the songs down into their various parts (intro, verse, chorus, bridge etc.) and writing the tab is part of my process of learning the songs and helps me remember them better.

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BB King Style Lick 1 - Robert Renman
BB King Style Lick 1

Guitar Lesson Overview

Here is a B.B. King style blues lick, played in the key of A.

BB King uses this box A LOT when he plays, but it is only a starting point for creating ideas. You can add any extra notes that you think sound good. In this lick, you can see that the note C# (fret 9 on the E string) is added to create a nice little motif.

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