Category Archives: Improvisation

Here is a whole list of lessons on jazz improvisation.

The Christmas Jazz Piano Super System Is HERE!!

Hey jazz piano and christmas piano fans! 

christmas-piano-sheet-musicThe Christmas Jazz Piano Super System is now LIVE and available today! You can get access to the course right here. 

www.freejazzlessons.com/christmas

As a reminder, I am including some very special and limited

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Free Christmas Piano Jam Track!

christmas-piano-sheet-musicHey Christmas piano and jazz piano fans!

We are now only 4 days away from the release of the brand new “Christmas Jazz Piano Super System” 2 DVD set.

The course officially releases on Monday, November 3rd, 2014 at 10am

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John Coltrane Jazz Patterns 101

john coltrane lessonAre you having problems playing scales and longer lines at fast tempos?

Is your improvisation grinding to a screeching halt when you play over complex chord progressions?

Don’t worry, you’re not alone! Today I’m going to try and fix that …

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10 Most Popular Jazz Piano Tutorials Of 2013

I thought it would be fun and useful to share a list of the most popular jazz piano tutorials that were published on this site in 2013.

jazz piano tutorialsI was able to go back and look at my analytics for FJL …

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Premium Jazz Lessons Elite Membership Has Launched!

Hey there fans of learning jazz piano and jazz piano lessons online!

I’m proud to announce that my newest course is finally live and available. Premium Jazz Lessons Elite Membership was released with on Monday Oct. 7th 2013.

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It includes …

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Do You Know These 3 Important Jazz Scales?

jazz scalesIn today’s lesson we’re going to explore 3 very important jazz scales. I’m also going to show you how to use these scales in your jazz improvisation.

It’s always a good idea to apply what we learn to real music. …

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Some Incredible Testimonials For The Jazz Masters Method DVD

jazz piano lessons DVD reviewI’m completely honored and very excited to learn that Making Music Magazine has just published a very nice review of my Jazz Masters Method DVD in their latest issue (May/June 2013).

Every time I go into Guitar Center and check …

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Jazz Piano Transcription: Lesson on Sonny Clark’s Blue Minor Solo

jazz-piano-transcriptionOne of the most powerful ways to learn jazz piano is to transcribe and study the playing of your favorite jazz musicians.

It is for this reason that I have included a number of jazz piano transcriptions on this site

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