Name That Lick!

It’s one of the more famous one-bar phrases in music history, but few people will recognize this passage as sounding like composer Marius Constant’s signature motif. Anyone who’s ever owned a TV, however, should instantly hear the notes as the eerie theme to one of the most popular sci-fi shows of all time. For transcribing Constant’s challenging piece and performing it flawlessly on electric guitar, John Kiefer—a Mel Bay author and guitar instructor at Lee College and College of the Mainland (in Baytown and Texas City, Texas, respectively)—wins three packs of Dunlop Nickel-Plated Steel Strings and an autographed Kerry King MXR KFK-1 Ten Band EQ!
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