Extended Turnaround Improv 2

Learn how to improvise over the Extended Turnaround Progression, used in hundreds of jazz standards including O Christmas Tree. You’ll learn 2 left hand accompaniments, 12 right hand soloing techniques, 12 exercises to master improv, and the 3 Line Building Principles to create interesting lines.

Extended Turnaround Improv 1

Learn how to improvise over the Extended Turnaround Progression, used in hundreds of jazz standards including O Christmas Tree. You’ll learn 3 left hand accompaniments, 4 right hand soloing techniques, and 6 exercises to master improv.

Minor Chord Inversions

Learn all of the Minor Chord Inversions based on chord shapes. See the “flat” shapes, “triangle” shapes, and “V” shape chords. Then cover the remaining 3.

4 Note Comp Voicings Over Cycle of 5ths

Learn 4 note voicings over the major and minor 251 patterns in 2 positions. This sheet applies drop 2 and quartal harmony with common jazz extensions on all 12 keys.

Jingle Bells Chorus – Jazz Swing

Learn to play Jingle Bells in a jazz swing piano style, including how to color your chords with extensions & alterations, how to swing your melody, & more.

Major Chord Inversions

Learn all of the Major Chord Inversions based on chord shapes. See the “flat” shapes, “triangle” shapes, and “V” shape chords. Then cover the remaining 3.

2 Jazz Piano Intro Runs

Learn 2 essential runs that you can use on any jazz tune. You’ll learn 2 stock runs, the Cocktail Jazz Run and the Blues Run.

3 Blues Fire Licks

Learn 3 essential blues piano Fire Licks that you can use in your blues improvisation, including double slide licks, triplet licks, and rolled licks.

It Came Upon a Midnight Clear Jazz Waltz 2

Learn how to play It Came Upon a Midnight Clear in a jazz waltz piano style.  We’ll cover rootless voicings, right hand harmony, slides, chord pops, fills, turns, & exercises for soloing.

It Came Upon a Midnight Clear Jazz Waltz 1

Learn how to play It Came Upon a Midnight Clear in a jazz waltz piano style.  We’ll cover chord shells, right hand harmony, slides, fills, & turns, 3 exercises for soloing.

Johnny Hodges – 6 Ragtime Exercises

Learn 6 essential ragtime piano exercises, including forward roll, reverse roll, combined roll, triplet roll, & ornament exercises, plus the wolf whistle effect.

3 Exercises to Master Cocktail Jazz Piano Sheet

Learn 3 essential exercises to master Cocktail Jazz Piano over the Turnaround Progression. We explore shells, rootless voicings, the Major Blues Scale (gospel scale), 8th notes, triplets, and slides.

Minor 7 Exercises Sheet

Learn 17 essential exercises for practicing all 12 minor 7 chords, including block chord, broken chords, patterns, inversions, and progressions.

10 Essential Jazz & Blues Outros/Endings 2

Learn 10 intermediate/advanced jazz & blues piano outros and endings that you can use on almost any swing or blues tune, including walkups, country blues, big band, and more.

3 Essential Blues Intros

Learn 3 essential blues intros that work over just about any blues tune.  Plus, use these as blues outros.

Blues Band Accompaniment

Learn how to comp or accompany in a blues band using rich quartal voicings and chromatic chord connectors.