THE Minor 251 Lick (Bill Evans Style)

In this piano tutorial, I break down an insane minor 251 lick from a Bill Evans solo. You can use it anytime you are improvising over a minor 251. We will be learning it in the key of D minor.

It makes use of chord tones, approach patterns, recurring melodies, swing feel... and it is just awesome!

If you have any questions, just leave a comment below!

Lesson Summary:

  • See a demonstration of the lick
  • Quick runthrough of the voicings used in the left hand
  • Step-by-step walkthrough of the lick
  • Learn the some tips to make it SWING

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