A Beginner Guide to Jazz Piano Improvisation

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Arranger
Jonny May
Lesson Sheet
Level 1
Level 2

One of the simplest beginner approaches to jazz improv.  You’ll learn 2 chords, 1 scale, 8ths, triplets, turns, slides, & runs.

Learning Focus
  • Improvisation
  • Riffs
  • Scales
Music Style
  • Blues
  • Jazz Swing
Associated Quick Tip Resources
Lesson Sheet Easy-Jazz-Improv-D-7-to-G7.pdf Download
Backing Track Dm-G7-Swing-Progression.m4a Download
Associated Quick Tips

One of the simplest approaches to beginner jazz piano improvisation. Using only 2 chords & 1 scale, you'll play 8th & triplets lines, turns, slides, & runs.