Category Archives: Jazz Licks

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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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 Licks On Every Note: Part 6

jazz licksWelcome back to our continuing series where we learn how to play jazz licks starting on every note of a scale.

In today’s lesson we’re going to learn a fun jazz lick starting on the 6th scale degree of a …

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Learn A Miles Davis Jazz Lick

Miles Davis jazz improvisation lickOne of the best ways to learn jazz improvisation is to really study and model the jazz licks of master jazz improvisers.

So, today I’m going to teach you how to play a Miles Davis II-V-I lick.

I love this …

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Improve Your Jazz Improvisation On Major 7th Chords

jazz improvisation major chordsDo you wish you were better at jazz improvisation? Do you wish you could improvise over major 7th chords better than you do now?

Do you find yourself lost when major 7th chords come up in your favorite jazz and …

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Jazz Masters Method Special Video Blog Thank You

Hey everybody!

Today’s post is going to be short but sweet. I’m truly humbled right now. I’d like to thank everybody who’s ordered the Jazz Masters Method DVD so far during this launch week.

The response has been simply been

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Free Lesson And A Big Announcement

jazz piano lessonsHey Friends,

I hope you’ve had a GREAT week so far. I can’t believe another week has passed and the weekend is fast approaching!

(I’m excited though as I’m going on a 15 mile hike through some trails in Wisconsin. …

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Chet Baker Jazz Improvisation Lesson

Chet Baker Jazz LickIn today’s jazz lick lesson we’re going to learn a very simple but cool Chet Baker lick. You guys are going to love this one.

Chet’s jazz improvisation style is very minimalist but full of tons of great jazz vocabulary, …

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