Watch the Oriental Blues 8 online guitar lesson by Tim Sparks from Post-Modern Fingerstyle Blues

Theme 10 continues here utilizing a transposition of the "Mississippi Blues" motif in 3rds. In Theme 11, we've a very unlikely but very workable cultural fusion: a quote from Chopin with Charlie Parker riffs interspersed. No fooling! The part is followed by descending chromatic seventh chords in the style of Duke Ellington.

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