I decided to name this room based on the idea of dealing with musical involvement in all its' aspects within the context of the forum itself.I'd like to invite anyone who wants to get info about improvisation,specific styles of jazz piano,voicings,melodic concepts,transcription, harmony,theory,composition,practice routines,online sources of educational materials,and related subjects to post here and I'll try to give as complete a response as possible when I can;and send you over to Scot,Barry,7,Ryan,Mike,Whacky,Albetan,et al for more info(or when I think you're asking about something they'd be better suited to reply to!)
  July 07 update

smg here..I still check over here from time to time,if anyone who's gone through the files wants further info,let me know..there was a period where I could...

07/11/2007, by 0 replies
  voicing melodies

Hey all. 15 yo, w/ much classical training. Started playing jazz a few months ago. Can improvise over changes alright, any tips for voicing melodies in hea...

03/19/2006, by 0 replies
  Lead Sheets

I have really enjoyed all your advice but just wanted to ask how to tackle a lead sheet when playing from a fake book. I find there are so many chord chang...

02/23/2005, by 0 replies
  link to sites for jazz sheet music

hi 360 can you give a link to where i can get the sheet music to this jazz music by stan getz "autumn Leaves" i will most grateful for any he...

02/15/2005, by 0 replies
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you're welcome femi...

09/23/2004, by 0 replies
  thanks loluoresegun

thank you for the sites mentioned i have already visited them this is my e-mail address engrfemi_adebayo@yahoo.com...

09/16/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 7174

oops femi sorry for the mistype nayway -- anyway..

09/14/2004, by 0 replies
  blues Riffs

PLease i need links to all forms of Blues licks and Riffs i really need them.and can you also give me links to where i can learn chords to black americans ...

09/13/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 6919

thanks albetan link i think this will answer most of questions...

09/04/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 6909

Femi: I think this link will help you: http://www.music.vt.edu/musicdictionary/...

09/03/2004, by 0 replies

Which symbols?...

09/03/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 6872

there are many symbols in jazz sheet music and even piano sheet music that i dont undestand can i get links to complete lessons for sight reading jazz and ...

09/02/2004, by 0 replies

I think Albetans'Area has this in PDF form............

08/27/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 6764

hello Gary Shore i want to know how to perform two handed giant chord arpeggios of virtually every chord that run up and down the piano keyboard i...

08/27/2004, by 0 replies

Thanks for the leads. It looks like You have a lot of good stuff here. For some reason I always am slow to go to the "list files" option in ever...

07/22/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 5935

Take a look at these files here;I put them together during the period when i was looking at everything online and developing my understanding of exactly wh...

07/21/2004, by 0 replies
  Theory... YES!!

Well, theory and harmony are really more of what I'm after anyway. The technical proficiency would be nice as well since the only jazz pianist around here...

07/21/2004, by 0 replies
  Sax'n/staggs89 replies

Just getting settled in the Bay Area;haven't been able to get here as much as usual.....that should change by next month and we can get into some of this i...

07/20/2004, by 0 replies
  Improvised Line

Gary - My, what alot of serious input in your files! Of course each individual will glean for himself/herself aspects of your thinking (and examples&#...

07/13/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 5669

Good Stuff SMG! I am finally getting aroung this site like I should, and ran into your room today. You have a lot of useful info. How long you been doin...

07/13/2004, by 0 replies
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