7-Step Exercise to Improve Your Bebop Skills: Learning Charlie Parker’s “Confirmation”

Are you a jazz musician looking to improve your improvisation skills and develop your bebop techniques? If so, learning Charlie Parker's "Confirmation" is a great place to start. In this blog post, we'll take you through a 7-step exercise that will help you achieve these goals. We've created an entire video with slow and fast... Continue Reading →

Unlocking the Magic of Jobim’s Harmony: A Step-by-Step Guide to ‘The Girl From Ipanema’ Jazz Harmony Lesson

Welcome to this jazz tutorial on Jobim's timeless classic, The Girl From Ipanema. Let's take a closer look at the intricate harmony of this song. https://youtu.be/45YK-YAUBX0 In this video we’ll see how Jobim's use of out-of-the-ordinary dominant chords is simply brilliant. It's no wonder why Jobim is known for pushing the boundaries of traditional harmony,... Continue Reading →

Jazz Tutorial: Creating an Artistic Interpretation of a Song with Piano. Someday My Prince Will Come – Pro Level

You can check level 3 (Advanced level) in this post here: Jazz Tutorial: Advanced Arrangement of Someday My Prince Will Come Jazz music is known for its improvisational nature and artistic interpretation of songs. In this tutorial, we'll explore how to create an artistic interpretation of a song on the piano, using the example of a... Continue Reading →

Interpreting Lead Sheets: How to Bring the Music to Life. Someday My Prince Will Come – Beginner’s Level

Are you tired of playing music from the Real Book that sounds robotic and lifeless? Do you want to make your music more engaging and expressive? If so, you need to learn how to interpret lead sheets. https://youtu.be/7LGdSMfmfAI In this video, we'll take a deep dive into the Real Book and show you how to... Continue Reading →

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