How to Improvise a Solo With the Aeolian Scale 1

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Arranger
Jonny May
Lesson Sheet
Level 2

In this workshop, you will learn how to improvise piano with the Aeolian scale – a sad, ominous sounding scale often used in rock music. We’ll cover the notes of the scale, which chords/progressions to use, 5 left hand accompaniments, 2 block positions, 4 rhythm exercises, 3 soloing techniques, and more.

Learning Focus
  • Exercises
  • Improvisation
  • Scales
Music Style
  • Fundamentals
Associated Course

In this workshop, you will learn how to improvise piano with the Aeolian scale - a sad, ominous sounding scale often used in rock music. We'll cover the notes of the scale, which chords/progressions to use, 5 left hand accompaniments, 2 block positions, 4 rhythm exercises, 3 soloing techniques, and more.