Watch the It's No One's Blues online guitar lesson by Tom Dempsey from 50 Jazz Master Licks You MUST Know
Tal loved the blues and this example shows that. Here he blends his great bebop skills with his knowledge and love of the blues. This excerpt is a great ii-V-I idea with a bluesy sound that captures the essence of Tal's musicality. The more ideas of this nature that you can make a part of your own jazz language the more you will be in the sound of jazz in your own playing. Let's dive into this one.