Watch the Along Came Pat online guitar lesson by Tom Dempsey from 50 Jazz Master Licks You MUST Know
The city of Philadelphia produced some legendary jazz musicians and one of them was the incomparable Pat Martino. Pat's music built on all the lessons of Wes Montgomery and added tremendous facility on the instrument and angularity in his lines. He too has a very distinctive voice in jazz. This first idea is inspired by his performance on the Benny Golson tune Along Came Betty, off a recording called Impressions. This is an incredible ii-V-I idea in G minor.