Jazz School

Learning Outcomes

Learn to play Jazz Piano in a variety of authentic styles.

Links to Lessons

Introduction || Lead Sheets || Swing || How to Use these Studies ||
Solo Versus Ensemble Playing || The Solo Development Process ||
Tritone Substitution || Quartal Harmony ||
Stay tuned for more:
Turnarounds || Rhythm Changes || Jazz Blues || Secondary Dominant 7 Cycles ||

ii7-V7-IM7 Chord Progression

iiø7-V7-i7 Chord Progression:

Jazz Chord Voicings [About]

Walking Bass Lines: Introduction || Two Beats per Chord || Three Beats per Chord ||
Four Beats per Chord || Two Measures per Chord || stay tuned for jazz blues walking bass lines

Jazz Specialty Scales: Mixolydian Bebop Scale || Altered Dominant Scale ||

Study Aids: Practice Tracks: Drums: Jazz Swing

Studies of Jazz Standards

Chameleon: Lead Sheet & Practice Track (Bass & Drums)

Memphis Underground: Lead Sheet & Practice Track (Bass & Drums)

Take the A Train: Lead Sheet || Form & Harmony || Form & Melody ||
Ear Training: Melody || Ear Training: Harmony || Scale-Chords ||
Comping Chord Voicings || Comping Rhythms || Walking Bass Lines ||
Intros || Endings || Chord Substitutions || Riffs ||
Solo Development || Practice Tracks