How to Use Bebop For Modern Improvisation – Bebop Part 2

What makes a bebop lick modern? We begin by learning about classic bebop licks, Barry Harris, bebop scales, and harmony. Then we dive into shaping modern bebop improv. At the end of the video, I show you my first 10 Modern Bebop Licks with sheet music!

Full PDF available here: Store

20 Modern Bebop Licks Vid & PDF

Here’s a new video for you, along with a new PDF full of effective exercises! This lesson provides you with a series of modern bebop licks and patterns that will challenge your technique and ear. Download all 20+ exercises in PDF form here: http://jazzpianoconcepts.com/store

Jazz Piano Solo In the Style of Robert Glasper! – How to Sound Like Robert Glasper: Part 1

Today, I want to announce a new video series that I’ve had requested numerous times— “How to Sound Like Robert Glasper”! This first video (below) is a short performance / sneak peek of what you’ll learn. The full lesson is coming very soon.

Along with the video, I’m also launching a brand new “Sound Like The Greats” PDF series. The first one is full of exercises that will help you emulate modern jazz / Hip Hop / R’n’B improvisation and harmonic style, just like what you’re hearing in today’s video. Get the PDF here: https://www.jazzpianoconcepts.com/product-page/sound-like-the-greats-hip-hop-r-n-b

Use code “THANKSGIVJAZZ” for 30% off any product in the Jazz Piano Concepts store until this Sunday!!!

Wishing you all the best,

-Noah

Quick Jazz Improv Lesson – Tritone Lick On the V Chord

This improv lesson teaches you a great pianistic (or other) lick to use on V chords. It’s especially useful for solo piano since it can be used out of time to build tension. It’s based on the tritone, meaning you’re using the tonality of the Major chord exactly 3 whole steps away from the tonic.

Stride Piano Solo on Ain’t Misbehavin’

It’s been a while since my last stride video, and I’ve gotten a little rusty! Here’s a clip from my practice session. Working on getting my stride chops back up to par.