Piano Chord Patterns: 5 Easy Ways To Sound Hip

Wanto to learn some simple yet sophisticated piano chord patterns? In the lesson below, I’m going to demonstrate 5 piano chord patterns. You can use these chord voicings for many jazz tunes. They are also good for pianists with small hands. Let’s get started. How To Use Simple Chord Shapes To Play A Hip ii-V-I…

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Modal Theory: Essentials Music Training

Would you like to learn how to use modal theory to make better music? In the lesson below, you’ll discover tips and tricks to easily understand modal theory. Understanding how modes work will help you unleash your creative and expressive potential. Let’s get started. Why Understanding Modal Theory Is Actually Easier Thank You Think The…

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Zero To Jazz Piano Hero Review

Everyday we get very beautiful emails from students telling us how much The Zero To Jazz Piano Hero Course has helped their playing. We love to hear about student success stories! I wanted to feature a few really beautiful ones we’ve received in the last week. If you have purchased the program and enjoyed it…

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Harmonic Minor Scale: Five Jazz Piano Tricks

Want to learn how to use the harmonic minor scale in your improv? You’ve come to the right place. In this tutorial, you’ll discover new soloing ideas, chords and everything you need to know about the harmonic minor scale.  This will make your performance more interesting for you and your listeners. Let’s get started. 1.…

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Songs In Phrygian Mode: Secrets From 2 Classic Tunes

Would you like to discover two classic jazz songs in Phrygian Mode? You’re in the right place. When you use the Phrygian mode in writing and performing jazz, you give your music a “Mediterranean” flavor. Start learning by discovering how masters used the Phrygian mode in their songs. The best way you can start is…

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Art Tatum Piano Exercises: Killer Piano Shred Lesson

Would you like to learn some Art Tatum piano exercises? You’re in the right place. In the lesson below, you’ll discover some Art Tatum piano exercises I created from a transcription of “It’s The Talk Of The Town”. This transcription will help you learn how to play jazz piano like Art Tatum. These piano exercises…

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Piano Hand Position Exercises For Chord Tone Accuracy

Want to learn some piano hand position exercises? You’re in the right place. In the video below, Steve teaches one of his Inner Circle students how to use piano hand position exercises to improve accuracy during improvisation. Using these practice technique will improve the way you navigate the piano keyboard. This improves your precision and…

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Five Metronome Exercises For Developing Killer Jazz Rhythm

Metronome exercises are a surefire way to get your jazz rhythm chops to groove on the piano. Today’s lesson will take you from having zero rhythmic sensibility to a total groove machine! These five metronome exercises are designed to make the most out of your metronome and improve your sense of time. By being able…

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