Jazz Improvisation Lesson: Diminished Lick #4

In this short jazz piano tutorial, I demonstrate the fourth in a series of interesting and often-used diminished licks. You’ll learn how how and why they work, and how to apply them to your own improvisation.

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Augmented Lick 1 – Intermediate to Advanced Jazz Piano Lesson

Hey team! It’s been quite a while since my last post. I’ve been busy with graduate school, learning about film scoring, orchestration, video game programming, sound design, and much more. BUT. I’m back, and ready to keep you updated with new jazz piano materials! Here’s the info for the first in a series of new videos:

This short piano tutorial will teach you how to play an interesting augmented lick.

I teach online private lessons. If interested, email me at JazzPianoConcepts@gmail.com

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Scale Practice Tip #2 – Multi-hand Variables

This short instructional video lesson will teach you one method for improving your scale practice sessions and your piano technique. It will also hopefully help you make practicing scales more fun.

If you are interested in taking a private Skype lesson, please email me at JazzPianoConcepts@gmail.com.

How to Play Like Bills Evans – Comping Feint Technique

This video is about a simple comping technique that Bill Evans commonly used. It involves mimicking the rhythm of your right hand improvisation with the chords in your left hand.

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Brad Mehldau Lick Tutorial

This piano lesson will teach you how to play a common lick that you’ll hear in many of Brad Mehldau’s solos and recordings.

I teach private lessons via Skype. Send me an email me at JazzPianoConcepts@gmail.com if you’re interested in learning more.