12 Bar Blues Piano Made Simple

Would you like to learn how to play 12 bar blues piano fast? You’re in the right place. In the video below, Steve teaches you a fast way to play and understand 12 bar blues piano techniques. Once you understand the chords and structure of the 12 bar blues, you will be able to learn…

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3 Things Smart Musicians Practice Every 90 Days

Did you know setting a 90 day goal can be a game changer for your music? That’s because a 90 day goal is short term enough to be actionable. So, to help you set some 90 day musical goals, I’ve created a list of 3 sample topics you could choose to work on. These are 3 pain…

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Jazz Piano Teacher Secrets: How To Achieve Jazz Piano Greatness

Are you looking for a jazz piano teacher? Are you trying to learn jazz piano online or teach yourself? Are you frustrated with how you sound today and want to take your playing to the next level? If so, then you need to watch this critical video below. Inside this video you’ll learn the 4…

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Here’s A Little Musical Motivation For Today

 To become a better jazz musician we need to keep the fire inside strong and healthy. That’s why we talk about piano practice and motivation on this site as well as teach you how to learn jazz piano. So, to help you get motivated, I want to share with you a quick story. In 1954 Roger Bannister…

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Jazz Piano Players – 13 Modern Players To Study

Jazz piano players always ask, “What are the best ways I can improve my jazz piano improvisation skills?” If you want to take your playing to the next level, then you must listen and grab some awesome licks from legendary jazz piano players. One of the things that opened the doors for me professionally was to transcribe…

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Otis Spann Piano Lick Lesson

In today’s lesson, you’ll learn how to play a really cool Otis Spann piano lick. This amazing blues piano lick comes from an Otis Spann classic called “Good Morning Mr. Blues”. The lick happens during the last four bars of his solo just before he sings again. These last four bars where the lick happens…

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Jazz Exercises – 15 Fast & Free Tutorials

Are you looking for some fast and fun jazz exercises? Want to shortcut your learning and build a strong foundation of jazz theory knowledge fast? If so, then you’ve come to the right place my friend. Here at FJL we house tons of free lessons for you to discover and grow your jazz piano skills. Today…

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Barry Harris Harmony Hacks

Today’s lesson will talk about some Barry Harris harmony hacks. Do you want your melodies and chords to sound full and amazing? Do you want to grab your audience’s attention? Do you want to have fun exploring the chords of a genius level jazz pianist? Then, you’ve come to the right place.  We’ve got a ton…

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