Category Archives: Masters of Jazz

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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How To Play Block Chords Over A Real Jazz Standard

Do you want to learn how to play block chords over a real jazz tune? Then, this lesson is for you!

Block chords are a really cool chord voicing technique that you can use to harmonize your songs. They’re very …

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Free Block Chord Piano Lesson

Do you want to learn more about block chords? Are you looking for an easy jazz piano lesson on the locked hand chord style? You’ve come to the right place!

In today’s lesson we’re going to take a look at …

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Straight No Chaser Jazz Piano Tutorial (Thelonious Monk Lesson)

jazz piano tutorialsIf you love the sound of Thelonious Monk’s music than you’ll have a tun of fun with this sample jazz piano tutorial.

In today’s lesson we’re going to learn the famous Monk tune Straight No Chaser. Straight No Chaser is …

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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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Steely Dan Chords Tutorial: Learn How To Play The Intro To Peg

steely dan chordsHave you ever felt bored while listening to a 3 chord pop song?

Do you find the chord change bland or repetitive?

If you answered yes to any of these questions you’re not alone.

Many educated and studied musicians have …

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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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