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Instructor
John Proulx
Challenge
Advanced
01:16:42

This course will help you master St. Louis Blues at the advanced level.

First we’ll learn the right hand melody and discuss the articulation, phrasing, and rhythm. Next we’ll add a Latin groove with a walking bass, embellish the melody with chord pops and learn a pre-written solo. Finally, we’ll put the hands together and play a beautiful final arrangement!

Course Objectives
  • Memorize the lead sheet melody
  • Discuss the articulation, phrasing & rhythm
  • Practice a walking bass in the left hand
  • Embellish and harmonize the melody
  • Learn a pre-written solo
  • Combine all these techniques for a final arrangement
Learning Focus
  • Songs
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St. Louis Blues
John Proulx always has a good conversational style approach, as though he were actually teaching us in person.
Excellent course!
It was just beautiful and challenging. Great material, new terminology, and skills. Thank you very much Professor John Proulx for the explanation. I enjoyed the course.
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St. Louis Blues
John Proulx always has a good conversational style approach, as though he were actually teaching us in person.
Excellent course!
It was just beautiful and challenging. Great material, new terminology, and skills. Thank you very much Professor John Proulx for the explanation. I enjoyed the course.
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