(one of) Jeff Beck's favourite guitar solos of all time

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(one of) Jeff Beck's favourite guitar solos of all time

Postby Thrip » Tue Mar 01, 2011 11:54 am

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Postby Teddy Dupont » Tue Mar 01, 2011 2:13 pm

An interesting choice of version.
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Re: (one of) Jeff Beck's favourite guitar solos of all time

Postby w_lavene » Sun Apr 17, 2011 2:00 pm

Fantastic version of that song. No wonder he was BB kings favorite guitar player playing a strait blues like that!!
Can you imagine if Django had lived a little longer they may have made a collaboration. That would have been very interesting.
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Postby stublag » Sun Apr 17, 2011 5:48 pm

Teddy Dupont wrote:An interesting choice of version.

In my view the best version of the song--it neatly sums up all the best ideas from the earlier versions--interesting that Django wasn't afraid to use ideas from years earlier--its almost as if the whole 'solo' is the 'head'.
You may be interested to know that a complete transcription of this 1949 version of Minor Blues in standard notation and tab plus mp3 audio files at 3 different speeds is available at our website.


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