How To Improvise With Symmetrical Scales

Symmetrical Scales: Jazz as an art form has seen countless permutations. Starting with simple blues melodies in the early 1900s; incorporating chromaticism and arpeggios with the rise of bebop led by Charlie Parker in the 1940s. Taking a dive into the modal era pioneered by Miles Davis in the 50s and 60s; through even more…

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Jazz Comping: Leave Room For Your Bassist

Do you want to learn an important jazz comping technique? Do you know how to adjust your comping voicings when you’re playing with a bassist? In this video lesson you’ll learn how to adjust your chord voicings so when you’re comping with a bassist you’re not stepping on their range.  Your bassist will give you lots…

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Stella By Starlight Chords: Quick Tutorial

Want to learn some cool ways to play Stella By Starlight chords?  Then you’ve definitely come to the right place! In today’s quick video tutorial I’m going to teach you how to play some really cool voicings in context of the Stella By Starlight chords. Let’s dive right in! Stella By Starlight Chords: Video Tutorial Watch…

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Practice Piano: A Quick Motivation Video To Help You Succeed

Today I’m going to share with you a killer tip about staying motivated and focused that will help you practice piano. Practice Piano: Motivational Video Watch this 3 minute practice piano motivation video now I just left the practice room about 5 hours ago and I was just on a 6 mile hike. I love to…

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Harmony Theory: 12 Cool Piano Harmony Techniques

In today’s harmony theory lesson we’re going to dive deep into some powerful jazz harmony training. And if you want to discover the power of jazz reharmonization? You’ve come to the right place… In this video, you’ll learn 12 cool jazz chord harmonies. These chords are all great examples of how to apply harmony theory. They teach…

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Dorian Chords: McCoy Tyner Tutorial

Are you ready to discover some really amazing sounding dorian chords? Excellent! You’ve come to the right spot to do just that… In today’s quick video lesson you’ll be learning 5 incredible Cm dorian chord voicings. Also, you should note that all of the chord voicings in this tutorial are inspired by McCoy Tyner. So…

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Piano Transposition Secrets Masterclass

Do you want to skyrocket your piano transposition skills? ==>Click here to register for this masterclass Alright, so over the years we’ve talked about a lot of different strategies to really take advantage and maximize your practice time right… We all only have 24 hours in the day. So, when we can find ways to shortcut…

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2 Unusual Oscar Peterson Jazz Exercises

Do you want to learn 2 unusual Oscar Peterson jazz exercises? I’ve had a lot of students ask me who I studied when I was an up and coming jazz pianist. We’re all constantly looking for ways to maximize our return on investment with our jazz piano practice time right? Well, I’m reaching out to you today…

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