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Great jazz albums part 4

Great jazz albums This is the final instalment of my list of great jazz albums. You can find the complete list in book 3 of my eBook Learn  Jazz Piano. Here’s the link: https://www.learnjazzpianoonline.com/book-3.html I begin with my favourite jazz musician of all time: John Coltrane, and to chose just one album is almost impossible.… Read more »

Recommended jazz albums

Recommended jazz albums – part 3 This is part 3 of my list of recommended jazz albums that I think you should be listening to. You can find the complete list in chapter 10 of  Learn Jazz Piano book 3. I’m starting with another essential Bill Evans album and this time it’s live. I was fortunate enough to see him at… Read more »

Learn Bebop scales part 2

Here is  Learn Bebop scales part 2. This is an extract from my forthcoming book ‘How To Solo.’. It will be the 4th in the series of my eBooks Learn Jazz Piano. You can purchase books 1, 2 and 3 by clicking here. Learn Bebop scales part 2 In my previous blog I illustrated the Bebop… Read more »

New 20-pack bundle for playing Jazz piano online

I’ve been asked to bundle all 20 playing jazz piano online video lessons into a discounted 20-pack. So here it is! https://www.learnjazzpianoonline.com/lessons-1-20.html So that’s 10 hours of video and 80 backing tracks. That should keep you busy! The more playing jazz piano online, the better. Here’s a summary of the lesson content: Lesson 1 – From… Read more »

16-20 lesson pack for Jazz Piano video course

5-pack of lessons for jazz piano video course As I’ve now completed 20 video lessons of my Jazz Piano video course,  I’ve packaged lessons 16-20 into a discounted 5-pack. Click here for link Lesson 16 Soloing over diminshed chords Using diminished scales over dominant 7ths Mastering tritone substitution Lesson 17 Now put your knowledge to… Read more »

Lesson 20 of Play Jazz Piano Online now available!

Lesson 20 of Play Jazz Piano Online is all about Rhythm Changes. My Play Jazz Piano Online video course would not be complete without a tutorial about Rhythm changes. Next to a 12-bar blues, this is the most important chord sequence in jazz, and  is one that every jazz musician needs to be familiar with. Rhythm Changes is… Read more »

So What’s Next for Jazz Piano tuition online?

Jazz piano tuition online would not be complete without Rhythm Changes Well, I’m about to start work on lesson 20 and it will be called Rhythm Changes. This is based on the tune ‘I Got Rhythm’ by George Gershwin. Next to a 12-bar blues, Rhythm Changes is the most important chord sequence in jazz, but… Read more »

learning Jazz piano online – lesson 18

Video lesson 18 of Learning Jazz Piano online is now available and is called ‘Decoding a jazz standard.’ Can you solo your way through any jazz standard? In order to do this, you need to interpret the song’s map and identify all its key centres. Lesson 18 of learning jazz piano online helps your achieve this.… Read more »

Here’s lesson 17 of learn jazz piano

Learn Jazz Piano with Paul Abrahams Here’s lesson 17! ‘Putting it together.’ I’ve called lesson 17 ‘Putting It Together’ because we’ve now reached the stage when all previous knowledge can be put to practical use. This new lesson combines your knowledge of rootless voicings (lesson 15) and tritone substitution (lesson 16). We also throw the… Read more »

jazz piano course online: lesson 17

Lesson 17 of my jazz piano course online is nearly ready. My jazz piano course online is about to reach video lesson 17. This jazz piano lesson combines your knowledge of rootless voicings (lesson 15) and tritone substitution (lesson 16). Learn to improvise with my clear and methodical method. I show you how to use these techniques… Read more »