Learning by ear is the only way to go. Our history teaches us that. John Clayton changed my life one day with his lesson and I'd like to share it with you.
Using the tune, "But Not For Me," I discuss open and close comping voicings for jazz piano. Email me if you would like a worksheet to go along with this video.
Take a look at Bill Evans' solo piano recording of "People" from the Alone Again album with me as we discover the master arranger behind the beauty!
Thanks to everyone who accepted the challenge to play along with me on Green Dolphin Street and Someday My Prince Will Come in the "I Accompany You" first episode! It was fun to hear players of all levels submit and have fun playing along with me. We will do it again soon!
Gianna's father contacted me and asked if I had room for his daughter to take some lessons. After hearing her play, you'll know why I jumped at the chance. We are having a blast together, and she's working so hard, I just had to share it with you.
Just 3 hours after meeting Nicki for the first time, we had to perform together as part of the Hilton Head Jazz Camp at great club called The Jazz Corner. I'm so glad to report that the two of us really hit it off and had a blast playing together.
Our family vacation is almost over, but I wanted to show you John's Grandpa's farm in Missouri and play a few requests before we leave this beautiful place and wrap up in Kansas City. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel and thanks for watching!
There was a time when I was a professional transcriber. Take a look at my collection of transcriptions with me, and find out how you can choose one! Many pianists, and SO MUCH BILL EVANS, including the complete solo piano transcriptions of "People" and "Danny Boy"
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