10 Reasons Pianists Struggle To Play Jazz

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Instructor
Jonny May
Lesson
Level 1
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10:54

Here are the top 10 reasons that I see classical pianists struggle to play jazz, plus tips on how to overcome these.

Learning Focus
  • Practice Tips
Music Style
  • Classical
  • Jazz Ballads
  • Jazz Swing
  • Latin Jazz
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