Wikipedia Guitar Lick. A lick is musical idea, too, but often it's incomplete. Let's begin with a Brian May-style lick.
Jump to navigation Jump to search. lick. a stock pattern or phrase consisting of a short series of notes that is used in. From Spanish guitarra, from Arabic قِيثَارَة (qīṯāra), from Latin cithara, from Ancient Greek κιθάρα (kithára). It's got an interesting melodic shape, a great rhythmic structure, a marvellous sense of flow and perfect grace and composure.
Lines in the style of Wes, Metheny, Benson, and more.
I imagine if that were the case then the lick would be the worst tasting part of the song.
Riff = repeated phrase, often for the majority of the song Lick = one small idea used usually in a solo and normally. Let's begin with a Brian May-style lick. Doublet of cithara, cither, and zither. (UK) IPA(key): /ɡɪˈtɑː(ɹ)/. (General American) IPA(key): /ɡɪˈtɑɹ/. (Southern American English) IPA(key): /ˈɡɪ.tɑɹ/.