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Learn Jazz Piano

Learn Jazz Piano

Jazz music has a fairly long and established history now extending over a hundred years. Within jazz itself are many different styles and influences. These influences include the Blues, through Big Band Swing, the Bebop era, Latin music, and more recently, World music styles. At the heart of all of these different genres, styles and […]

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Jazz Piano Chords

Jazz Piano Chords

Playing jazz piano chords is not that complicated, it just takes a little focused practice, and some understanding of how they work in larger chord progressions. When we think of jazz chords, we usually think of them as having a particular function in a larger context. This function is often either a II, V, or […]

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How to Play Jazz Piano

How to Play Jazz Piano

Leaning how to play jazz piano can be a great source of fun, and open up many different musical ideas for players of all styles. At the heart of jazz, whether Swing, Blues, Latin, Bebop, or even Fusion, is improvisation. Generally, we think of improvisation as creating solo melodies, but it is much more than […]

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