Boogie Woogie: Triplet Runs

A run is repeating figure that spans several octaves and is a great way to change register, build momentum, and establish an expectation.


Triplet Run #1

Youy might think of this as two scale fragments, played as triplets that alternately start on the blue notes Eb (Me) and Bb (Te). Only two octaves are shown, but you can and should learn to play this over four octaves.

Boogie Woogie: Triplet Runs


Triplet Run #2

This is just the Major Blues Scale played in triplets. Only two octaves are shown, but you can and should learn to play this over four octaves.

Boogie Woogie: Triplet Runs


Triplet Run #3

This is just the Minor Blues Scale played in triplets. Only two octaves are shown, but you can and should learn to play this over four octaves.

Boogie Woogie: Triplet Runs