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October 26, 2012
Esteban plays Bar Blues 1
I am always excited to hear my students perform material from my lessons. It's very rewarding to me, and I'm very thankful for anyone who sends me clips of themselves playing something they learned from me.
This time, I want to share with you two clips by Esteban from Barcelona. He is playing the 24 blues licks I teach in the Bar Blues 1 lesson.
Esteban sounds great, don't you think? I want to point out something here as well. The Bar Blues 1 lesson has 24 licks that you can pick and choose from, and that's what Esteban has done. He is not playing the licks in the same order as I did in my demonstration video, and it still sounds great. It should give an idea of how you can use these licks that I teach in this lesson. Just changing the order of licks around almost makes it sound like a whole new solo.
Esteban From Barcelona Performing
Note that there are 2 versions - one where he uses an overdriven blues guitar tone, and one where he uses a clean, jazzier tone. Both sound great!
Thanks so much for sharing, Esteban!
One more thing - if YOU want to be featured on my site like this, please send me any clips of yourself performing something from a lesson of mine. I will then post in my website. Thanks a lot!
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Comment added on October 27, 2012
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