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Soloing over standards and jazz blues with "functional harmony”


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1) Play 3rds and 7ths of each chord resolving to 7ths and 3rds of the next chord in the progression. a. Start by playing 3rds and 7ths for one...

Dealing With Artistic Burnout


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Hey Larry, I wanted to message you to ask for some advice. Over the past year and a half, I've been slowly turning away from music. Cody and I...

Tips For a Long-Term Career as a Professional, Working Bassist


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1. Top-notch, professional ability a. Time and groove - ear training in conjunction with physical control b. Taste - play what's right for the...

Voice separation on piano


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One of the beauties of being a pianist is that we are blessed with a breadth of beautiful repertoire that spans centuries. Another blessing is that...

5 exercises to improving your tone on the piano


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To be honest, I do not do any exercises to work on my tone, and I’m not actually aware of any such exercises. This is not to say that there...

Interpreting and connecting to music


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Getting to know music is much like getting to know new people. The more time you spend with people, the better you understand them. The same goes for...

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