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George Barnes, “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love,” and ii–V Licks, Part 1

This lesson is part of the course Swing Guitar Soloing with Matt Munisteri.
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Study classic swing solos from Charlie Christian, Louis Armstrong, Django Reinhardt, and Lester Young, and learn key guitar techniques that will help you create a voice of your own.
 
 
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SESSION 6: George Barnes, “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love,” and ii–V licks.
 

In Part 2, Matt uses the three- and four-note arpeggios he’s given you in previous weeks to explore the mysteries of the ii–V progression and construct licks that are built to provide resolution.

 
 
 
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SESSION 6: George Barnes, “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love,” and ii–V licks.  
 
SESSION 6: George Barnes, “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love,” and ii–V licks.  
 
George Barnes, “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love,” and ii–V Licks, Part 1
George Barnes, “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love,” and ii–V Licks, Part 1
 

In Part 1 of Session 6, Matt looks at ways that a soloist can embellish a song’s melody, as he deconstructs George Barnes’s masterful version of “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love” from the late 1940s, a particularly incendiary example of the art.


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