Jazzy Let It Snow Arrangement (Ep:175)

Our brand new Xmas specialty course called “Christmas Joy” is nearly here! We are releasing this fun new course on Black Friday 2019, November 29th @ 12am, and the great thing about this is that it’s completely FREE with our Black Friday offer!

How To Use Each Area of The Piano When Playing Jazz (Ep:174)

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The piano has 88 keys! But rarely do students and even intermediate players playing gigs utilize the ENTIRE piano when they play. If you’re not…then you should be! But what exactly should you be playing in each area? In this episode I’ll teach you exactly what to do in each register of the piano. Enjoy!

How To Harmonize A Melody With Any Chord (Ep:173)

Harmonizing melodies with chords can be tricky…especially if you’re trying to make it actually sound good! How do we know what chords to play with the melody note? What makes it sound good?
All these questions and more popup and it can become very frustrating.
In this podcast, our brand new JPS staff educator will address those questions and provide you with an amazing strategy to harmonize melodies with ANY chord you want! Enjoy!

Bill Evans : Simple Improvisation Chord Trick (Ep:172)

This simple chord trick involves using your own voicings to your advantage in a way that will instantly improve your playing. Bill Evans used this technique throughout his career, most notably on the classic album “Portrait in Jazz.” You can use it too, find out how in this week’s podcast!