JazzPianoSkills

JazzPianoSkills

A podcast introducing aspiring Jazz Pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Professional Jazz Piano Lessons by Dr. Bob Lawrence, President The Dallas School of Music

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May 4, 2021 76 min

Dr. Anthony Belfiglio is an Associate Professor of Music. He teaches courses in applied commercial piano, commercial keyboard seminars, commercial music analysis, and commercial keyboard pedagogy. He also directs and performs with the Belmont Faculty Jazz Group, an ensemble that he co-founded in 2009.

Dr. Belfiglio’s educational credentials include a Doctor of Musical Arts in Music and Human Learning/Jazz Emphasis from the Universit...

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Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play? II-V-I Enclosures. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
II-V-I Enclosures
Learn
How to construct II-V-I? Melodic Lines using Ascendi...

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April 20, 2021 62 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play? Inverted Melodic Minor Shapes. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

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Inverted Melodic Minor Shapes
Learn
How to construct Inverted Me...

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April 13, 2021 60 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it’s time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every weekly JazzPianoSkills podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast Episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play Inverted Melodic Dominant Shapes. In this jazz piano lesson you will:

Discover: Inverted Melodic Dominant Shapes
Learn: How to construct Invert...

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April 6, 2021 53 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play? Inverted Melodic Major Shapes. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
Inverted Melodic Major Shapes
Learn
How to construct Inverted Me...

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March 30, 2021 75 min

 Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

This Jazz Piano Lesson will help you Discover, Learn, Play jazz piano with special guest Dr. William Menefield.

Dr. William Menefield, an active performer and composer, is currently serving as Assistant Professor of Jazz Studies at the University of Iowa. His eclectic sound of jazz, R&B, soul, and classical, draws the audience in with each note, i...

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March 23, 2021 49 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play? Charlie Parker's "My Little Suede Shoes". In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

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Charlie Parker's "My Little Sue...

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March 16, 2021 43 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play? Turnarounds. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
How to use Turnarounds to return to the beginning of a tune
Learn
How to use Turna...

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March 9, 2021 41 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play a classic jazz standard by Miles Davis, Tune Up. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
A classic Miles Davis Standard, Tune Up
Learn
T...

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March 2, 2021 56 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play Diatonic II-V-I Exercises. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
Classic Diatonic II-V-I Exercises
Learn
How to construct Diatonic II-...

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February 23, 2021 51 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play Diatonic Melodic Exercises. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
Essential Diatonic Melodic Exercises
Learn
How to use Diatonic Melod...

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February 16, 2021 43 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play Diatonic Harmonic Exercises. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
Essential Diatonic Harmonic Exercises
Learn
How to use Diatonic Har...

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February 9, 2021 46 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play Primary Diminished Voicings. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
Primary Two-Handed Diminished Voicings
Learn
How to construct two P...

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February 2, 2021 48 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play 1-2-3-5 Patterns. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
The essential 1-2-3-5 Patterns used by Jazz Musicians
Learn
How t construct Ma...

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January 26, 2021 46 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play George Gershwin's Summertime. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

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George Gershwin's Summertime
Learn
How to strategically st...

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January 19, 2021 71 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play with special guest Jeremy Siskind.

Discover: How Jeremy Siskind approaches the study of Jazz Piano
Learn: What Jeremy Siskind thinks about ...

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January 12, 2021 58 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play Primary Half Diminished Voicings. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
Primary Two-Handed Half Diminished Voicings
Learn
How to const...

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January 5, 2021 62 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play Oscar Peterson's solo on Gershwin's Strike Up The Band. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

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Oscar Peterson's solo on G...

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December 29, 2020 54 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; it's time to discover, learn, and play Jazz Piano!

Every JazzPianoSkills weekly podcast episode introduces aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano Skills. Each Podcast episode explores a specific Jazz Piano Skill in depth. Today you will discover, learn, play the symmetrical Half-Whole Diminished Scale. In this Jazz Piano Lesson you will:

Discover
The symmetrical Half-Whole Diminished Scale
Learn
H...

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December 22, 2020 56 min

Welcome to JazzPianoSkills; a unique Jazz Piano Program dedicated to introducing aspiring jazz pianists to essential Jazz Piano skills. Each Podcast Episode will help you successfully Discover, Learn, and Play a specific Jazz Piano skill.

This Jazz Piano Lesson will help you Discover, Learn, Play the Christmas Classic "Jingle Bells". In this jazz piano lesson you will:

  • Discover: The Christmas Classic "Jingle Bells"
  • Lea...
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