Lead Sheet Secrets – Create Great Arrangements Using Just Chords

Recently Todd submitted a great question on lead sheet shortcuts and making music with chord symbols. It’s a common question that I hear from a lot of jazz beginners and from piano players with more of a classical piano background. Todd asked, “When you come up with an arrangement, do you write down the voicings…

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Tension In Music – How To Make Simple Chords Exciting

Want to learn how to use tension in music to make your performances more exciting? Well, most “jazz” teachers just show you run of the mill chords. Those of us who are actually out here touring play chords in a much hipper way. So, today I want to show you some insider moves that top…

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Augmented Chord Theory & Improvisation Shortcuts

Would you like to learn more about the augmented chord? Want to learn how to use this amazing chord to build some great sounding jazz improvisation lines? You’ve come to the right place. In today’s video we’re going to explore augmented chord theory and a simple approach you can use to begin adding it’s rich…

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Chick Corea Spain Jazz Lick Lesson

Today we’re going to study a great lick from Chick Corea’s Spain solo. This will be a great way for you to begin to learn more about Chick Corea’s amazing jazz improvisation style. I’m going to show you how to play a turnaround lick by Chick from a 1973 performance of “Spain” by Return to…

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Jazz Piano Improvisation Special Resources Collection

Hey you! We’re celebrating the release of our brand new course “The Jazz Improvisation Super System” 3 DVD set. Today we’re releasing the official trailer! Plus, we’re recapping the free jazz improvisation resources we’ve released in the last 2 weeks. Let’s get started! First, Check Out The Awesome DVD Trailer Here Now! Now, here comes the…

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Playing Outside Jazz Secrets

It’s time to learn some fantastic moves and tricks for playing outside jazz. You can use the moves in today’s video to magically reinvent any bland licks and bring a ton of energy and excitement to your improvisation. It’s powerful! Ready to get started learning? Special Jazz Improvisation DVD Sample Tutorial In this video legendary jazz pianist David Garfield…

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Chromatic Notes & Pentatonics Mastery

Are you searching for a cool new chromatic notes tutorial? Want to learn how to use penatonics to add excitement to your playing? You’ve come to the right place. In this lesson you’ll find 2 free samples from our epic jazz improvisation course, “The Jazz Improvisation Super System” 3 DVD set. (Free sample video tutorials…

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Mixolydian Scale – Sweet Improvisation Tips

Want to learn how the mixolydian scale can be used to create endless streams of improvisation ideas? Well, you’ve come to the right place. In today’s video I’m going to teach you some killer scale tricks that will be a great source material for soloing, creating melodies, and fills. Why A Free Mixolydian Scale Shortcuts…

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