Jazz Piano 2020 Bootcamp

Kick your playing into high gear in the New Year!

When is the bootcamp?

Each track has weekly live Bootcamp Sessions: 
  • Beginner: 5pm (EST)
  • Intermediate: 6pm (EST)
  • Advanced: 7pm (EST)

Week One...

Beginner

Practice Focus
Watch, practice, and absorb the Main Lesson. Check out the Step Back lesson if you need a refresher, and the Deeper Dive lesson if you're itching for more. 
Live Bootcamp Session

Intermediate

Practice Focus
Watch, practice, and absorb the Main Lesson. Check out the Step Back lesson if you need a refresher, and the Deeper Dive lesson if you're itching for more. 
Live Bootcamp Session

Advanced

Practice Focus
Watch, practice, and absorb the Main Lesson. Check out the Step Back lesson if you need a refresher, and the Deeper Dive lesson if you're itching for more. 
Live Bootcamp Session

Week Two...

Beginner

Practice Focus
Root & Shell Voicings -  Major 7th, Dominant 7th, and Minor 7th chords around the Circle of 4ths, use Play-Alongs.
Live Bootcamp Session

Intermediate

Practice Focus
Root & Shell + 1 / Shell + 1 / Spread Voicings – Major, Minor, & Dominant – through the circle of 4ths.
Root & Shell + 1 / Shell + 1 / Spread Voicings over 2-5-1's, use Play-Along.
Live Bootcamp Session

Advanced

Practice Focus
Transcribe Wynton Kelly’s solo on “Freddie Freeloader” from Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue album. Don’t feel like you have to get the whole thing; 4 bars, 8 bars, 1 chorus, 2 choruses... it’s all good!
Live Bootcamp Session

Peter Martin

Peter Martin is an acclaimed jazz pianist, educator, and founder of Open Studio. Peter has performed and recorded on six continents with Wynton Marsalis, Dianne Reeves, Betty Carter, Christian McBride, Joshua Redman as well as his own ensembles. He has recorded over 400 lessons, pioneering the field of online jazz education and was recently featured in the New York Times for his ground breaking work.

Peter's Open Studio courses include: Jazz Piano Jump-Start, Jazz Piano for Beginners, Elements of Jazz Piano, Jazz Piano Method, Rhythm Section Fundamentals

Adam Maness

Adam Maness is the Creative Director at Open Studio, charged with developing all of the courses at Open Studio. Adam attended the New School University and is an accomplished classical and jazz composer and pianist. He also performs in his own bands, the Adam Maness Trio and the 442's.

Adam's Open Studio courses include: Jazz Piano Jump-Start, Jazz Piano Basics Vol. 1 & 2, Jazz Piano Technique, Jazz Glossary, Elements of Jazz Piano
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