Intermediate Journey

Lessons 17-32 (Main Curriculum)

Lesson 17

Theory

- Dominant Bebop Scale

Technique

- Technique Review

- Improv Series 1

Repertoire

- Solo Piano Series 1
- Blues For Alice Analysis
- Dom Bebop Scale App
- Solo Piano Series App

Lesson 18

Theory

- Bebop Scale From Chord Tones
- Isolate Rootless Voicings 1
- LH Rhythms

Technique

- Parallel Modes

- Melodic Motifs
- Bebop Scale Chord Tones

Repertoire

- Solo Piano Series 2
- LH Rhythms
- Melodic Motif Application
-Isolate Rootless Voicing 1

Lesson 19

Theory

- Major 6th Bebop Scale
- Isolate Rootless Voicing 2

Technique

- Major 6th Bebop Scale

- Rhythmic Motif Intermediate

Repertoire

- Solo Piano Series 3
- Major 6th Bebop App
- Isolate Rootless Voicing 2
- Rhythmic Motif App

Lesson 20

Theory

- Minor 251 Rootless Voicings
- Minor 7th Bebop Scale

Technique

- Minor 7th Bebop Scale

- Combining Motifs

Repertoire

- Minor 7th App
- Solo Piano Series 4 App
- Combining Motifs App

Lesson 21

Theory

- Half Step Below Approach
- Voiceleading Rootless Voicings
- Bass Lines Part 1

Technique

- Half Step Below Approach

- Improv Series: Half Step Below
-Half Step Below W/ Dom Bebop Scale
-Half Step In Autumn Leaves

Repertoire

- Autumn Leaves Analysis
- Solo Piano Series 5
- Rootless Voicing App
- Bass Lines Part 1

Lesson 22

Theory

- Chord Scale Above Approach
-Dom To Major 6th Bebop Scale
-Bass Lines Part 2

Technique

- Chord Scale Above Line

- Improv w/ Chord Scale Above

Repertoire

- Solo Piano Series 6
- Bass Lines Part 2 App

Lesson 23

Theory

- Combining Approaches
- Bass Lines Part 3
- LH Tenths Strategy

Technique

- Half Step Below & Chord Scale Above Approach Combo

- Using Combined Bebop Approaches

Repertoire

- Bass Lines Part 3
- LH Tenths
- Combined Bebop Approach Application

Lesson 24

Theory

- Double Chromatic Bebop Approach
- Chord Scale +2 Chromatic Approach
- Bass Lines Part 4

Technique

- Double Chromatic Line

- 2 Chromatic Approach Improv

Repertoire

- Solo Piano Series Overview
- Bass Lines Part 4
- 2 Chromatic Approach

Lesson 25

Theory

- Reharm Series 1 - Tritone Substitution

Technique

- Tritone Line

Improvisation

- Translate Ideas - Continuous 8th Notes

Repertoire

- Comping Series 1 - Two Hand Voicings
- I Should Care Analysis
- Tritone App
- Comping Series 1 App

Lesson 26

Theory

- Reharm Series 2 - Relative 2 Minor

Technique

- Relative 2 Minor Line

Improvisation

- Translate Ideas - Triplets

Repertoire

- Comping Series 2 - Rhythms
- Relative 2 Minor App
- Comping Series 2 App

Lesson 27

Theory

- Relative 2 & Tritone Combination Reharm

Technique

- Reharm Combination Line

Improvisation

- Translating Ideas - Sixteenth Notes

Repertoire

- Comping Series 3 - Textures
- Reharm Combo App
- Comping Series 3 App

Lesson 28

Theory

- Secondary Dominant Reharm
- Secondary Dominant, Tritone, & Relative 2
- Diminished Chords

Technique

- Secondary Dominant Line

Improvisation

- All Continuous Improvisation

Repertoire

- Comping Series 4: Solo Piano
- Secondary Dom App
- Comping Series 4 Solo Piano Application

Lesson 29

Theory

- Sus Chords & Reharm
- Voicing Sus Chords
- Using Sus Chords
- Passing Chord Series 1

Technique

- Sus Chords Line

Improvisation

- Ballad Style Improv

Repertoire

- Nearness Of You Analysis
- Intro & Outro Series
- Group Ballad Playing
- All Application

Lesson 30

Theory

- Sus Reharm 2
- Sus Chords In A Blues
- Passing Chord Series 2

Technique

- Tritone Sus & Diminished Lines

Improvisation

- Ballad Improv Series 2


Repertoire

- Ballad Comping In A Group
- All Application Videos

Lesson 31

Theory

- Passing Chord Series 3
- Block Chord
- Passing Block Chords

Technique

- Passing Chord Technique

Improvisation

- Ballad Improv Series 3

Repertoire

- Intro & Outro 3
- Double Time Feel In Ballads
- Block Chords In Ballads
- LH Comping Single Note Line
- All Application Lessons

Lesson 32

Theory

- Drop 2 Voicings
- Passing Chord 4: Inversions
- Passing Chord Wrap Up

Technique

- Arpeggiated 3rds

Improvisation

- Ballad Improv Series 4

Repertoire

- Intro & Outro 4
- LH Comping 4
- Passing Chord Series 4 App
- All Application