Elements of Solo Piano by Open Studio

Elements of Solo Piano

Unlock the secrets to solo piano with modern jazz master Geoffrey Keezer
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Better solo piano chops = more gigs

It's obvious when a pianist has worked on solo piano...and super-obvious when they haven't.

Be a player that can sound great in any situation.

Geoffrey Keezer is one of the world's great jazz pianists and a true two-handed player. 

Let this modern master teach you the strategies, practice routines, and techniques to become the best solo pianist you know. 

About your teacher

Geoffrey Keezer is a highly sought after pianist, composer and educator. Geoffrey has recorded and toured with Art Blakey, Ray Brown, Benny Golson, Joshua Redman, Roy Hargrove, Christian McBride, Chris Botti, Sting and more. 

Geoffrey has three courses on Open Studio.
See all of Geoffrey's courses

About your practice guide

Adam Maness will take you through the guided practice sessions in this course.  Adam is a versatile pianist, arranger, composer, and producer whose performances, original compositions, and arrangements have been featured on numerous recordings and on national and international radio and television broadcasts. Additionally, Adam has several courses on Open Studio.

Applause from our members

Geoffrey Keezer and Adam Maness are outstanding. In short, Open Studio is far and away THE BEST ONLINE PIANO SITE OUT THERE!
John Krantz (member, USA)
The new lessons by Geoffrey Keezer are really interesting. I'm using the site daily and improving with it. Great material.
Liam McGrory (member, Italy)
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What's included?

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Contents

Lessons
1. "Nearness of You" Performance 🎼
2. Groove
3. Using Both Hands Equally
4. "Middle Hand" Ideas & Dynamics
5. Orchestration
6. Using the Whole Piano
7. Developing a Legato Touch
Guided Practice Session 1
Guided Practice Session 2
Guided Practice Session 3
Guided Practice Session 4
Lead Sheets
The Nearness Of You
68.3 KB
Stella By Starlight
20.9 KB
All The Things You Are
30.5 KB
Lush Life
47.4 KB
Audio Versions of Lessons
Lush Life.pdf
47.4 KB
"Nearness of You" Performance
7 mins
Groove
15 mins
Using Both Hands Equally
10 mins
"Middle Hand" Ideas & Dynamics
23 mins
Orchestration
12 mins
Using the Whole Piano
4 mins
Developing a Legato Touch
6 mins
Guided Practice Session 1
22 mins
Guided Practice Session 2
20 mins
Guided Practice Session 3
14 mins
Guided Practice Session 4
15 mins
Simple Player Versions
"Nearness of You" Performance
7 mins
Groove
15 mins
Using Both Hands Equally
10 mins
"Middle Hand" Ideas & Dynamics
23 mins
Orchestration
12 mins
Using the Whole Piano
4 mins
Developing a Legato Touch
6 mins
Guided Practice Session 1
22 mins
Guided Practice Session 2
20 mins
Guided Practice Session 3
14 mins
Guided Practice Session 4
15 mins
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