Blues School: Repeated Notes

Repeated notes are a great way to keep the time moving or to build excitement…

They also compensate for the intrinsic lack of sustain on the piano.

A staple is to lean on the b5(#4) and play relentless and percussive triplets…

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Try the b7 on top for a bluesier sound…

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