Watch the Octave Major Seven online guitar lesson by Tom Wolfe from 50 Hard Bop Blues Licks You MUST Know

Again, taking a look at the ii-V progression in the last 4 bars of the blues, this octave lick uses the major 7th arpeggio to start with a tonal statement. Then the second half of the phrase finishes with a very straight forward blues lick. This use of musical opposites can create a tension and resolution to wrap up a chorus with the style of Wes Montgomery.