5 Essential Minor Jazz Licks

Here are 5 great jazz licks to use when playing over minor-type harmonies. Once you've learned the basic licks, try and integrate them into your playing by using them whilst soloing over some jazz tunes. Try them in other positions and keys, and feel free to adapt them and use them as a basis for your own ideas.

Find the tab below. I've included some picking guidelines, but feel free to go with whatever feels comfortable for you.