Blues & Boogie Woogie School: Triplet Riff #2

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Riff is a melodic-rhythmic snippet that is repeated again and again over the chord changes, a very simple but effective way to keep the momentum and energy flowing…

A variation of Triplet Riff #1…. Note the simple three note structure (b3-3-1) played on each chord. Such minor 3rd-major 3rd juxtaposition is a staple of boogie, blues, and rock…

The skip from E up to C presents a little technical challenge, easily met by lateral and in/out hand/arm motion and circular playing…

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