Watch the Jazz Funk Soloing online guitar lesson by Andreas Oberg from Jazz Combustion

The second breakdown of “Sunny” features double-stops which mix octaves with a technique borrowed from George Benson – adding the 4th to impart a unique flavor to a familiar sound. Andreas also explores superimposing an Ab minor over the Am7 to Gm7 change, demonstrating yet another way to impart tension and unique, hooky phrases to improvisations.

This section ends with a bending demonstration that recalls John McLaughlin’s Indian-influenced explorations.