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Lick #2 is another classic Charlie Christian idea. This one comes from a song called Shivers that he recorded with Benny Goodman in 1939. This one comes out of this chord shape. There's also some nice chromatic movement here. It starts off very diatonic and then brings in a diminished idea while ending with a major pentatonic idea that's right in the pocket. Let's take a look.