Bud Powell’s Whirlwind Signature Lick (LOTW #161)

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Here is one of Bud Powell’s trade secrets for burning over fast tempos.

This lick follows a pattern of major thirds going down in whole steps.

The chromatic notes in between make it sound like a whirlwind all the way down!

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Happy Practicing!

Sterling Cozza

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