Jazz Piano for Beginners

What to play, how to practice, and how to get better right now. 
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Welcome to Jazz Piano for Beginners!
2 mins
Workbook
7.49 MB
The Open Studio Practice Journal
1 min
How to Use Living Notation
Part 1 - Let's Get Playing!
Introduction to Jazz Piano 🎼
PM Blues: C Blues 🎼
PM Blues: Improv 🎼
Shell Voicings: Intro to Chords 🎼
Practice Session #1
Part 1 - Let's Get Playing: Quiz
Part 2 - Essential Elements
How To Swing and What Is Swing?
Listening
Concepts For Playing "Wrong" Notes 🎼
Practice Session #2
Scales 🎼
Elements of Improv 🎼
The 2-5-1 🎼
Practice Session #3
Part 2 - Essential Elements: Quiz
Part 3 - Blues, Bebop, and Ballads
Bb Blues: "Blue Monk" 🎼
"Blue Monk" Solo 🎼
Practice Session #4
Basic Ear Training 🎼
Bebop 🎼
Basic Bebop Improvisation 🎼
Ballad Basics 🎼
Practice Session #5
Part 3 - Blues, Bebop, and Ballads: Quiz
Part 4 - Master the Fundamentals
Basic Jazz Theory 🎼
Voicings 🎼
Practice Session #6
Modes Primer 🎼
Bassline Primer 🎼
Practice Session #7
Part 4 - Master the Fundamentals: Quiz
Part 5 - Always Be Learning
How to Learn New Tunes 🎼
How to Learn a Solo 🎼
Piano Vocabulary
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Transcriptions
Leadsheets & Worksheets
Living Notation Tips
Audio Versions of Lessons
Introduction to Jazz Piano
15 mins
C Blues: "PM Blues"
31 mins
"PM Blues" Improvisation
20 mins
Shell Voicings: Intro to Chords
7 mins
How to Swing and What is Swing?
13 mins
Listening
10 mins
Concepts for Playing "Wrong" Notes
11 mins
Scales
13 mins
Elements of Improv
12 mins
The 2-5-1
13 mins
Bb Blues: "Blue Monk"
9 mins
"Blue Monk" Solo
12 mins
Basic Ear Training
11 mins
Bebop
17 mins
Basic Bebop Improvisation
13 mins
Ballad Basics
16 mins
Basic Jazz Theory
12 mins
Voicings
16 mins
Modes Primer
10 mins
Bass Line Primer
10 mins
How to Learn New Tunes
13 mins
How to Learn a Solo
10 mins
Piano Vocabulary
10 mins
Simple Player Versions
Introduction to Jazz Piano
15 mins
PM Blues: C Blues
31 mins
PM Blues: Improv
20 mins
Shell Voicings: Intro to Chords
7 mins
How To Swing and What Is Swing?
13 mins
Listening
10 mins
Concepts For Playing "Wrong" Notes
11 mins
Scales
13 mins
Elements of Improv
12 mins
The 2-5-1
13 mins
Bb Blues: "Blue Monk"
9 mins
"Blue Monk" Solo
12 mins
Basic Ear Training
11 mins
Bebop
17 mins
Basic Bebop Improvisation
13 mins
Ballad Basics
16 mins
Basic Jazz Theory
12 mins
Voicings
16 mins
Modes Primer
10 mins
Bassline Primer
10 mins
How to Learn New Tunes
13 mins
How to Learn a Solo
10 mins
Piano Vocabulary
10 mins