Monthly Archives May 2018

How To Play Jazz & Improvise (Book & CD Set) Jamey Aebersold Play-A-Long Series (Artist)

This book is aimed at beginners in some respects but is full of information useful to any level of musician. I’ve studied music most of my early teen life including a number of classic music theory and jazz theory courses, and I enjoyed this volume both for the included theory “cheat sheets” and for the ideas on how to instruct others re improvisation.

For people new to jazz you may want to embellish with some other, “gentler” introductions to jazz theory, and approach some of the meatier subjects such as scale/mode choices with assistance from a teacher.

The exercises and play-alongs are very helpful as warm-ups for more accomplished musicians as well as for beginners, but this vo...

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Broadbeach Blues 2018

Had a wonderful time with friends in this annual event below I posted some of my highlights and with others. Hope you enjoy my review and check this great piano clock 

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Suitable for smooth surfaces and ingrain paper.Can be stuck onto most smooth surfaces including walls, doors, windows, mirrors, refrigerators, furniture etc.
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How To Play Block Chords (JAZZ PIANO) Part 1/2

Hi! Today I want to show you how they are able to “block out” some chords and play the “block chords” style. And the “block chords” style is pretty much like this: For precedent...

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How to download Alexa App outside US Canada

Hello everyone and welcome to the homeautomationx app and welcome back my friend Marion hi everyone so if you don’t live in the US or another country where you can download the Alexa app like Canada we’re going to show you some gradations on how you can do it alright so what we do is we click on the App Store How to download Alexa App outside US it’s going to take you so I’m clicking on the App Store right now and I scroll down the bottom and I click on the flag icon to change it to the US now once the hell is done it’s actually going to take you to the next screen I’m clicking on a United States right now and we’re going into a following screen which in fact show apps you’re going to love you can find something free to download in such instances I’m going to go with this install Alexa A...

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Broadbeach Blues 2018

Frazer Goodman Entertainment Live Wednesday Night 16th May 6pm with Sonic Edwards -Don’t beat yourself up…The futures bright at piano bar — at Doo-Bop Jazz Bar.


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Cobra Kai Ep 2 –

Align: start( Dean Martin’s “Ain’t That a Kick in the Head? “) How luck can one person be? I kissed her, and she kissed me Like the fella formerly said Ain’t that a kick in the brain? The room was entirely black I hugged her, and she hugged back Like the sailor replied, quote Ain’t that a pit in the barge? My psyche prevents spinning I go to sleep and keep grinning If this is the beginning My life is gonna be beautiful I’ve sunshine enough to spread It’s just like the fella supposed Tell me quick Ain’t that a kick in the manager?( menacing music)( all wailing) Ain’t that a kick in the manager? So am I going to get the karate pajamas, too– Quiet! The student only expresses when spoken to.

Line: 0% Is that understood? Uh, yes...

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Jazz Improvisation Techniques – Simple Scale Hacks

https://www.freejazzlessons.com/jazz-… Would you like to learn some jazz improvisation techniques? This brand new video tutorial will help. Make sure you visit the url  to get the full lesson and learn more jazz improvisation techniques. If you want to become great at jazz improvisation it’s essential that you learn how to improvise over common chord progressions.

That’s why having jazz improvisation techniques you can rely on and you have mastered is absolutely essential. In this jazz improvisation techniques video we look at the most common jazz chord progression, the ii V I chord progression.

Since the 2 5 1 occurs in a million different jazz standards it’s essential that you have a variety of different jazz improvisation techniques to play over it...

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ARE YOU MAKING THIS EAR TRAINING MISTAKE? (don’t use interval songs)

EPIC MOMENTS: 0:10 Ignore the normal interval advice

1:11 Musical Association works for exams, but not real music

2:15 Putting musical association to the test (piano montage)

3:43 The ‘Stepping-Stone Method’ (what I use instead)

5:15 My 4 most common stepping-stone patterns

7:21 The 6 intervals that most music is built of

9:18 How to identify bigger intervals

9:59 How to identify descending intervals

11:11 How to learn your intervals this week

12:04 Free ear training resources

LESSONS NOTES / CLARIFICATION: Let me clarify the message of this lesson: 1. ‘Musical Association’ does not work when transcribing normal music, because it’s very hard to recall melody B while listening to melody A.

(Musical Association only works for 2 notes played in isolation – as in some ear training exams) – an...

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Want to learn a powerful pentatonic piano run?

Do your fingers ever feel “clumsy” or slow when you play? Would you like to learn how to fly across the keyboard more easily and get your fingers feeling more confident? Then, you’ll love this sweet lesson. Go here and check it out now.

Inside the new jazz scale runs lesson you’ll learn more about:

3 beautiful scale fingering principles.
8 ways to practice scales and get more bang for your buck.
How scales and chords come together to create amazing sounding runs.
And much more…
Want to learn a powerful piano run? Check out this free tutorial.

In this lesson David Garfield teaches you a sweet sounding pentatonic piano run. This type of piano fill can be used over major chords, minor chords, dominant chords, and other types of harmonies as well...

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SMOOTH CHORD PROGRESSION LESSON (Jazz Piano Tutorial)

( forte-piano music) -[ Julian] How’s it extending guys? Julian Bradley here from TheMusicalEar.com. In today’s video I’m gonna share with you my chord advance of the week. I’m gonna start by playing the original v9ersion, and then I’m going to share a couple of other variances, which you can do on the same chord advance. So here is the original form.( piano music) So the chords start on C-minor-Seven, and I’m expending an interesting voicing. It’s called an open sound, whatever it is you hop-skip every other observe. So “youre playing” C, you skip the Third, play G, bounced the root, play-act E-Flat, bounce G, and play B-Flat. This is a nice open voice. It sounds very clean when you play it...

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