In this path, you'll learn how to create a simple arrangement from a leadsheet using only chord shells. You will also discover how to create your own personal style by embellishing the melody.
If you can already improvise some at the piano, this is the path for you. In this path you'll learn how to expand upon your improvisation skills to get to the next level by focusing on learning how to improvise over a bass line. If you're new to improvisation, I suggest you take a look at the path "Jazz Piano Improvisation For Beginners."
Rootless chords (sometimes referred to as "Bill Evans" voicings) are important for jazz pianists, especially in a group setting. This path will help you to understand how to form and use these types of chord voicings.
In this path you'll learn the steps needed to improve your piano technique.
In this path, you'll learn the basics of how to improvise at the piano.
In this path, you'll learn how to create an easy jazz repertoire of songs using simple techniques.
|Path||Type||Skill Level||Completion Date|
|Learn Your Rootless Chords||Chords & Comping||Intermediate|
|Jazz Piano Improvisation Over Bass Lines||Improvisation||Intermediate|
|Jazz Piano Improvisation For Beginners||Improvisation||Beginner|
|How To Play From A Fakebook or Leadsheet||Repertoire||Beginner|
|Piano Technique for Intermediate+ Pianists||Technique||Intermediate|
|Jazz Piano Repertoire for Beginners||Jazz Piano||Beginner|
|Piano Technique for Beginners||Technique||Beginner|