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In this Jazz Guitar Today video lesson, Davy Mooney tackles Benny Golson’s “Along Came Betty” focusing on the harmony and improvisation strategies.

In this video, Mooney tackles Benny Golson’s “Along Came Betty,” focusing on the harmony and improvisation strategies based on negative guide tones, melodic minor applications, and Lee Morgan’s brilliant solo from the Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers album “Moanin’.” 

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