minor7 lick – Buddy DeFranco

Got it out of a solo transcription (tune: Hark).
In the solo he used it over a Dominant7 Chord but i prefer to memorize it as minor lick ;).
You can also think this underlying chord progression | D-7 A7b9b13 | D-7 |.

minor lick - Buddy DeFranco (gif)

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minor7 lick – Charlie Parker

The Honeysuckle Rose motiv is a very well know Charlie Parker lick.
It fits perfectly in the ii-V progression (land on the 5th of the V).
You can also use it over dominant chords (f.e. whole bar G7)

lick Xmin7 - Charlie Parker (gif)

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