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.

THREE Free Bud Powell Transcriptions – “All God’s Children Got Rhythm,” “Fine and Dandy,” and “Sonny Side”

Jazz pianist Gregory Chen has provided us with three great Bud Powell intros, fully-transcribed! Here are the PDF’s below:

Bud Powell – Fine and Dandy Intro

Bud Powell – All God’s Children Got Rhythm Intro

Bud Powell – Sonny Side Intro

Check out Gregory Chen’s music here:

http://www.gregorychenjazz.com/

And I highly recommend that you watch this video:

How to Play Like Brad Mehldau – Part 3 – Improvisation and Melodic Development

This short instructional jazz piano tutorial will help you learn to sound like the great Brad Mehldau by showing you some techniques that will help you learn to develop melodies in your solos like a pro.

For Skype lessons, email me at jazzpianoconcepts@gmail.com.

How to Play Like Oscar Peterson: Part 2

Today’s post comes in two parts. First off, here’s another piano lesson with some tips and tricks for how you can sound more like the great Oscar Peterson.

Second, I wanted to let you know that I will be teaching live, online private lessons at a brand-new website of my own creation called Live Learner.  Visit this link and follow the directions to sign up for a lesson!

LiveLearner.me