Jazz Improvisation Lesson – Diminished Lick #2

PDF: Diminished Lick #2

In this short jazz piano tutorial, I demonstrate the second in a series of interesting and often-used diminished licks. You’ll learn how how and why they work.

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Jazz Improv Lesson – Diminished Lick #1

PDF: Diminished Lick #1

In this short jazz piano tutorial, I demonstrate the first of a series of interesting and often-used diminished licks. You’ll learn how how and why they work.

If you’re interested in Skype lessons, email me at JazzPianoConcepts@gmail.com

Great Jazz Piano Warmup Exercise – Part 2 – Finger Stretch

In this short jazz piano lesson, you will learn a great warm up exercise to use before each time you sit down to play or practice. In this exercise, you alternate between arppegiating a Major7#11 chord and minor11 chord, moving this pattern down in half-steps.

PDF: Jazz Warm Up – Finger Stretch

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Great Jazz Warm Up – Part 1 – Bebop Scale Cycle

PDF: Jazz Warm Up 1: Bebop Scale Cycle

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In this short jazz piano lesson, you will learn a great warm up exercise to use before each time you sit down to play or practice. You are essentially cycling through the major bebop scale and its relative harmonic minor scale in all keys.

 

 

How to Play Like Brad Mehldau – Part 1 – Hand Independence Exercises

This short instructional jazz piano lesson will help you learn to sound like the great Brad Mehldau by showing you some techniques that will help you learn hand independence, which is of course an important part of Mehldau’s playing.