Improvisation for All by Open Studio

Improvisation for All

Become a better improvisor, regardless of instrument

Become a better improvisor, regardless of instrument.

Improvisation is a crucial ingredient to jazz. It doesn't matter if you play vibes, piano, bass, saxophone, or oboe - the language and principals are built on the same foundational elements.

Learn this crucial (and fun!) skill from one of the best - modern jazz master, Warren Wolf.

After completing this course.....

You'll be able to:
  • Improvise over basic jazz forms
  • build melodic solo content based off of modern jazz language
  • understand how to navigate chord changes, lead sheets, and different grooves

You'll also get:
  • PDF downloads
  • Audio downloads of lessons

Living Notation

Our exclusive  Living Notation technology allows you to follow Warren’s playing and demonstrations in real time with moving, interactive notation.

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Meet Your Teacher

Warren Wolf is a multi-instrumentalist trained on the Vibraphone, Marimba, Drums, and Piano. Warren tours and performs around the world with Bobby Watson’s “Live and Learn” Sextet, Karriem Riggins “Virtuoso Experience,” the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and Christian McBride & “Inside Straight.” 

Want to try it for free?

Check out a full length sample lesson and see if the course is right for you!
Watch a Free Lesson

What's included?

Video Icon 19 videos File Icon 24 files Text Icon 20 text files

Contents

Start Here
How To Use Living Notation
Lessons
Introduction
Blues in Theory
Blues in Practice
Building Blocks of Improvisation - Part 1
Building Blocks of Improvisation - Part 2 🎼
Bebop Explorations 🎼
All About Ballads 🎼
Exploring Modern Tunes
In Time / Out of Time
Lead Sheets
F Blues
19.6 KB
How High the Moon
25.4 KB
Donna Lee
31 KB
Dolphin Dance
35.4 KB
My Funny Valentine
26.2 KB
Demos & Play-Alongs
"F Blues" Demo 🎼
"F Blues" Play-Along
"How High the Moon" Demo 🎼
"How High the Moon" Play-Along
"Donna Lee" Demo 🎼
"Donna Lee" Play-Along
"My Funny Valentine" Demo 🎼
"My Funny Valentine" Play-Along
"Dolphin Dance" Demo 🎼
"Dolphin Dance" Play-Along
Audio Versions of Lessons
Introduction
14 mins
Blues in Theory
16 mins
Blues in Practice
14 mins
Building Blocks of Improvisation - Part 1
12 mins
Building Blocks of Improvisation - Part 2
14 mins
Bebop Explorations
16 mins
All About Ballads
17 mins
Exploring Modern Tunes
16 mins
In Time / Out of Time
13 mins
"F Blues" Demo
2 mins
"F Blues" Play-Along
2 mins
"How High the Moon" Demo
3 mins
"How High the Moon" Play-Along
3 mins
"Donna Lee" Demo
2 mins
"Donna Lee" Play-Along
2 mins
"My Funny Valentine" Demo
4 mins
"My Funny Valentine" Play-Along
4 mins
"Dolphin Dance" Demo
4 mins
"Dolphin Dance" Play-Along
4 mins
Simple Player Versions
Introduction
14 mins
Blues in Theory
16 mins
Blues in Practice
14 mins
Building Blocks of Improvisation - Part 1
12 mins
Building Blocks of Improvisation - Part 2
14 mins
Bebop Explorations
16 mins
All About Ballads
17 mins
Exploring Modern Tunes
16 mins
In Time / Out of Time
13 mins
"F Blues" Demo
2 mins
"F Blues" Play-Along
2 mins
"How High the Moon" Demo
3 mins
"How High the Moon" Play-Along
3 mins
"Donna Lee" Demo
2 mins
"Donna Lee" Play-Along
2 mins
"My Funny Valentine" Demo
4 mins
"My Funny Valentine" Play-Along
4 mins
"Dolphin Dance" Demo
4 mins
"Dolphin Dance" Play-Along
4 mins

FAQs

Is this course right for me?

Improvisation for All is a good fit if you:
  • Can play a little jazz but want to learn more improvisational concepts
  • Want to work on the fundamentals of improvisation in a structured way
  • Want lots of play-alongs and demonstrations of fundamentals

What if it's not the right course for me?

No problem! We have beginner and advanced courses as well, and we'll happily switch you if needed. We also have a  full satisfaction guarantee with easy refund if you're not happy with the course.

I've got more questions!

Great - we've got more answers! Visit our Contact Page where we are happy to answer all your questions about this, or any of our courses.
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