Watch the Goin' To Town online guitar lesson by Tom Dempsey from 50 Jazz Master Licks You MUST Know

Influenced by Charlie Christian, Herb Ellis has made a tremendous contribution to the lineage of the jazz guitar. While recording with so many legendary musicians some of his most notable work was with Oscar Peterson and Ray Brown along with the Great Guitars Group with Barney Kessel and Charlie Byrd. He had a tremendous amount of technique but real definition in his lines. Let's take a look at one of his classic lines.