John scofield jazz fusion guitar lick | Lesson with tabs | Over big top # 2

Here is another lesson about a John Scofield altered jazz-fusion guitar lick  from "Over big top" (Live version in "En route").

This altered lick starts with the F phrygian mode (F-Gb-Ab-Bb-C-Db-Eb-F) with a Gb major seventh arpeggio inside (Gb-Bb-Db-F). John Scofield also plays notes from the Ab altered scale (Ab-A-B-C-D-E-Gb), notes from the Gb aeolian mode (Gb-Ab-A-B-Db-D-E) and notes from the Ab minor pentatonic scale (Ab-B-Db-Eb-B) with a major third (C).

The backing track in the video (on the right) is a little bit slower than the original.

The fingerings are suggested. This lick is simply a working basis, you need to understand and develop these jazz lines by changing notes, varying the fingering, adding fretting-hand effects (Hammer-ons, pull-offs, bends, slides, vibratos) and finding some new musical ideas. 

John Scofield jazz guitar line "Over big top # 2" | Video link 

John scofield jazz fusion guitar lick with tabs # 2

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