Watch the Colors of Bebop online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Jazz Guitar 5: Lick Lexicon
Colors of Bebop - Lick 6 is a video guitar lesson presented by Sheryl Bailey and is sourced from 50 Essential Bebop Licks You MUST Know.
Because players have always been exploring how to play the changes with more and more clarity, the major 7 bebop scale evovled. By adding a passing tone between the 6th and 5th, all of the sweet chord tones fall on the downbeats, which gives a very clear sense of the sound of the chord. This line combines the major 7 bebop scale with some diatonic arpeggios to keep things moving forward.