Jimmy Page Lick

Jimmy Page, guitarist of Led Zeppelin, is considered to be one of the most influential guitarists, and is a true guitar hero. He was listed as #3 on the list of "100 Greatest Guitarists of all Time," published by Rolling Stone magazine. As the guitarist of Led Zeppelin, he attributed to the success of the 60's & 70's rock era, as many band's followed in Zeppelin's footsteps.

#1 "Stairway to Heaven" Lick

  • Here is a transcription of the first five measures of Jimmy Page's solo from "Stairway to Heaven".
  • This is all within the key of A minor.
  • In measure 1, be sure to use the pull-off's, as Jimmy Page does.
  • To be as economical as possible while playing this lick use a finger rolling technique to smoothly connect notes located on the same fret but on different strings.
  • Click here to listen to this lick on YouTube.
Jimmy Page Stairway to Heaven Transcription