Discover the professional secrets behind ragtime with this in-depth workshop. You’ll learn the 4 essential Rag Rolls and the Ragtime stride left hand which we will apply to a traditional song.
Learn how to rag up a simple song with beginner rag rolls and the jumping left hand. After this course, you’ll have a working knowledge of how to “ragify” any melody you encounter.
Discover how to comp with walking bass lines, shells chords, and crunchy rootless voicings. After this course, you’ll be able to confidently accompany other musicians on tunes like Route 66!
Learn the art of jazz comping on the Jazzy-Blues chord progression, used in tunes like Route 66. You’ll discover how to add colored notes to the chord, use chord shells, and develop blues fills.
Dive into blues soloing with this comprehensive course. Learn 4 left hand accompaniments, slides, turns, rolls, upper/lower positions, Pentatonic lines, big crunchy chords, and more.
Make sense of jazz standards by analyzing the chord progression for All the Ways You Love, inspired by All the Things You Are. You’ll discover that jazz chords progressions follow predictable patterns.
Jazzify Greensleeves in the spirit of Vince Guaraldi’s Charlie Brown Christmas Special arrangement. Learn 2 left hand accompaniments, jazz harmonies, turns, walking bass, & how to improvise a solo.
Learn how to create an easy waltz-swing arrangement of Greensleeves. We explore the lead sheet, simple left hand shells, 2 waltz grooves, how to harmonize the right hand, and soloing tricks.
Learn 3 essential Jazz styles – Jazz Swing, Stride, & Latin – with Heart & Spirit, inspired by Heart & Soul. From the lead sheet, we’ll apply 4-On-The-Floor, Walking Bass, re-harmonizations, & more.
Learn Heart & Spirit, a tune inspired by Heart & Soul. You’ll learn how to develop the lead sheet into 3 essential jazz styles – Swing, Latin, and Broadway Kickline – plus, how to improvise over it.
Create a relaxing atmosphere with this beautiful Bossa Nova accompaniment of the classic Christmas tune Silent Night. With jazzy chord voicings and the Bossa rhythm, you’ll never hear it the same way again.
A beautiful Latin Bossa Nova accompaniment for Silent Night. Using chord shells and a root-fifth bass approach, this rendition will have all your friends singing along during the holidays!
Transform a lead sheet into a Bossa Nova with the song, “Girl From Foreign Lands.” Using the bossa rhythm and techniques such as open & closed position, you’ll be “Bossafy” any lead sheet.
Learn the essential techniques behind Bossa Nova with the song “Girl From Foreign Lands.” After learning the bossa groove, you’ll discover how to add the melody, harmonies, and bring the song to life.
Learn the tools behind the Bluesy Broadway Kickline Style with this exciting arrangement. Discover how to combine techniques such as sliding, tremolos, blues rolls, and punched notes.
Learn the fundamentals of the Broadway Kickline style with Twinkle Twinkle Little Star like you’ve never heard it. Explore how to bluesify the lead sheet with slides, chord punches, & more.
A total of 8 must-know left hand patterns to take your slow blues playing to the next level. With the shuffle, stride, bass walk-ups & broken 10ths, you’ll have all the tools you need to jam with the pros.
Learn a total of 8 essential left hand patterns for playing slow blues. You can immediately apply techniques such as 4-on-the-floor or open stride to inject a fresh approach to your blues jams.
In this lesson for all playing levels, you’ll transform the lead sheet Autumn Trees into a fun swing tune using the essential techniques of swing. Fills, walking bass lines, and rootless voicings are all covered.
Master the sounds of Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder, & Richard Tee, with this funky-blues improv course. Learn left hand grooves, scale for soloing, slides, turns, riffs, & runs.
Master the soloing techniques of Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder, & Richard Tee with this comprehensive course. Learn soloing scales, lower/upper position, line building tips, riffs, & more.