Watch the La Mystica 1 online guitar lesson by Joe Deloro from Blues Rock Road Trip 2

Phrase 1 is a melodic four bar Q&A phrase. Notice the rhythmic similarity between motives. This is a great way to add unity and keep Q&A motives on topic. The lead scale is the A aeolian mode: A,B,C,D,E,F,G,A, (1.2.b3,4,5,b6,b7,8) or the A natural minor scale. However, notice that the pitches D# and G# are included to support the B7 and E7 chords as 3rds