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  i want to know jazz

please teach me how to play jazz...

01/04/2006, by 0 replies
  Right hand chords...... (on the blues)

hey guys this sites gr8! thanxs to everyone whos envolved!!! im pretty new to jazz piano and i dont understand the chords the right hands playing over the...

09/20/2005, by 0 replies
  Message number: 18393

You don't always start on the same interval for chords, however when you are starting out it's a good idea to take an idea like that and learn it in all ke...

09/01/2005, by 0 replies
  Message number: 17558

There is a Stride room now, with many James P. Johnson midi files. He invented Stride, so it's a great place to check out. If you have the VanBasco play...

08/13/2005, by 0 replies
  Message number: 17551

Hi & 7p It is neighbor, I'm taking jazz piano lessons again and my left hand stride is speeding up after a couple of months. Those old harlem t...

08/13/2005, by 0 replies
  Only 5%?

Matt, it seems to me putting only 5% of brainpower into the left hand is NOT ENOUGH for full L.H. styles where the bass & chords are mixed, indeed I pe...

06/13/2005, by 0 replies
  Message number: 14715

I'll give it a shot, Albetan. I love your other exercises. Thanks!...

06/07/2005, by 0 replies
  Example of walking bass in waltz jazz

Hi sdm: I wrote an example of walking bass in 3/4 for you: Please download it from Files list. Enjoy it.

06/06/2005, by 0 replies
  Message number: 14477

Your teacher is Randy Porter, right? Man, Randy has TIME down like no one else. Part of it is that dotted quarter thing... anyway, I won't go on, it's an...

06/02/2005, by 0 replies
  Message number: 14431

Play chord notes or scale notes in quarters or dotted quarters.

06/02/2005, by 0 replies
  Walking bass for waltz

Hi, how do I play a walking bass in a waltz the best? What are the rules here? Greetz from Germany Meinhard...

06/02/2005, by 0 replies
  Message number: 12495

Same way we all proceed- listen to the music we want to play and then try to play it. You know how to play already, so it sounds like all you really need ...

04/05/2005, by 0 replies
  New Member

I just joined this forum. I've played around with the piano off and on all of my life. 30 Years ago I bought a Yamaha G2 for $4200 new and I still have it ...

03/27/2005, by 0 replies
  organists

Hi Neighbor: Many of us play the organ. Please go to search engine (upwards) and write "organists" selecting "threads"...

12/29/2004, by 0 replies
  Message number: 9965

Well, I have a "B" sitting right next to me, but I walk bass with my LH (I just pull out the first 2 drawbars for the lower manual) - my ...

12/29/2004, by 0 replies
  To Scot and all the Jazz Organist hiding in this site ( From

AS I posted in the basics room this room on walking Bass really helps us Jazz organist. Just add the pedal to the left hand Chords and come up with all You...

12/29/2004, by 0 replies
  Message number: 9749

For more on Stride Piano left hand: http://www.Jeff-Brent.com/Lessons/lh10ths.html...

12/17/2004, by 0 replies
  Message number: 9747

Playing Stride piano is not by any means easy. For increasing speed and stamina I can only reccommend 3 techniques: 1. Practice 2. Practice 3. ...

12/17/2004, by 0 replies
  Message number: 9734

Hi Alan: Never is too late to learn to play by note. Please go to search engine (upwards) and write "at sight" selecting "files&qu...

12/17/2004, by 0 replies
  Playing by ear

Hi all, I've been playing by ear ever since about 10 years old. My mother could too and I have now retired and can devote more time to practice. I'm fairly...

12/16/2004, by 0 replies
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