Blues: Endings

It's nice to have a few stock endings in your bag to make a crisp and clear exit. Each of the following is intended to be played during bars 11 and 12.


Ending #1

Contrary motion with lots of chromaticism...

Blues Ending

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Ending #2

A variation of the above...

Blues Ending


Ending #3

A classic lick with a tasty chromatic side slip into the tonic.


Ending #4

A very beefy pattern indeed...

Blues Ending

Tip: To make this sound beefier, play it an octave lower.