Watch the Funky Fruit online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Jazz Guitar 9: Advanced Lick Vocabulary

Funky Fruit - Lick 50 is a video guitar lesson presented by Tom Dempsey and is sourced from 50 Jazz Master Licks You MUST Know.


This final Pat Metheny idea is in the spirit of a live performance he did of the tune Canteloupe Island with Herbie Hancock on piano, Dave Holland on bass and Jack DeJohnette on drums. It's over one chord Fmin7 but has this rhythmic and motivic intensity that has a type of momentum that is distinctly Pat. Take a listen.