Watch the Papa Ain't Salty: Ex. 4b online guitar lesson by Andy Aledort from Kings of Blues & Rock Vol. 6: T-Bone Walker

The tenor of this solo is "theme and variation," as the solo begins in bar 1 with a quickly descending line based on the G Dorian mode (G A Bb C D E F), which is then restated verbatim in bar 2 but starts on a different beat in the bar. Bars 5 and 6 offer another example of T-Bone's penchant for superimposing different rhythms over a swing feel-again dividing each beat into even pairs over a triplet feel, commonly referred to as "twos on threes."

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