Practical Jazz Piano: A Comprehensive Method

Practical Jazz Piano: A Comprehensive Method is available at Amazon as a print and Kindle versions.  The book offers a comprehensive approach for beginners, as well as intermediate and advanced  pianists. This step-by-step guide is intended for individual or group study, as the book explores voicings, progressions, rhythm and style, special techniques, reharmonization, and common melodic formulae. Two "Guided Learning Tunes" are used throughout, and these original compositions provide context and continuity as important concepts are explained and demonstrated. Audio recordings of the examples are available on YouTube.

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Guided Learning I Tune Excerpts
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Guided Learning Tune II Excerpts
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Quartal Harmony Accompaniment Example
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Locked Hands Example
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Stride Example
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Boogie-Woogie Example
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Modal Planing Example
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