• Jazz Harmony: The “So What” Chord And How To Play It

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    Discover what the so what chord voicing is, the chord and musicians behind it, and how to shortcut your way to forming it in all twelve keys.

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    Brand New: The “Guinness Voicing” For Jazz And Gospel Keyboardists

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    This introductory lesson on the Guinness voicing concept provides you with all the basic information you need to get started.

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    Can I Teach You About Modal Scales And How To Determine Their Parent Scales?

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    We’re covering how parent scales of modal scales can be determined and if you’ve ever found modes difficult to learn, this lesson is for you.

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    A Lesson On Six Chromatic Variations Of The 6-2-5-1 Chord Progression

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    There variations of the 6-2-5-1 chord progression will give you fanciful turnaround progressions that you can spice up the end of a song with.

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    Who Else Is Interested In Learning What The Backdoor Dominant Chord Is?

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    If you need to understand what the backdoor dominant chord is, where it’s derived, and how to form it in the major key, then this lesson is for you.

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    Jazz Improvisation: The “Avoid Note” And Scale Options That Keep Them Away

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    You don’t have to think about the avoid note while improvising over the 2-5-1- chord progression using the scale options we’re covering in this lesson.

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    Jazz Musicians: “What’s The Most Unpleasant Interval You Can Play In Jazz Theory?”

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    This lesson will open your eyes to the most unpleasant interval in jazz theory; with 4 examples of scale tone chords where you can find them.

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