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5 Personality Traits of My Most Successful Jazz Students

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Welcome to episode 304 where today I talk about 5 personality traits that some of my most successful students possess. There are certain members of my Inner Circle community and course students that I see improve faster than everyone else. When I take a deeper look, these general traits they have tend to give them the upper hand. Learn what they are and how you can embrace them.Main Points 1. Resilience to Failure 2. Willing to Change (coachable) 3. Longterm Mindsets 4. Focused 5. Transparent with Their Progress (vulnerable)***Important Links*** Show Notes: https://www.learnjazzstandards.com/episode304LJS Inner Circle Membership https://members.learnjazzstandards.com/ljs-inner-circleFree Guide to learn standards by ear: Learn Jazz Standards the Smart Way https://members.learnjazzstandards.com/op/learn-jazz-standards-the-smart-way/

Quick Win: How to Overcome Jazz Performance Anxiety

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So you get up to play a song at the jam session and you're terrified, sweaty, and nervous. You just don't feel good.You're...

Beginner’s Guide to Learning Chord Progressions By Ear

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Welcome to episode 302 where today I walk you through a in-depth process for how to learn chord progressions by ear. For some learning any music by ear is difficult, but when it comes to hearing chords and chord progressions, it can be even more challenging. You'll learn some tips to make it easier and a step-by-step process for how to get started.Main Points 1. Using backing tracks instead of recordings 2. Using a slow-downer to make things easier 3. Step 1: The Bass Notes 4. Step 2: The Chord Qualities***Important Links*** Show Notes: https://www.learnjazzstandards.com/episode302LJS Inner Circle Membership https://members.learnjazzstandards.com/ljs-inner-circleFree Guide to learn standards by ear: Learn Jazz Standards the Smart Way https://members.learnjazzstandards.com/op/learn-jazz-standards-the-smart-way/

Quick Win: 10 Must-Know Jazz Standards for Jam Sessions

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There's some jazz standards that are so commonly called the jam sessions that you cannot get away with not knowing them. So, today I'm...

Behind the Scenes of Learn Jazz Standards (feat. Brett Pontecorvo and...

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Welcome to episode 300 where today we're celebrating this huge milestone of the podcast with two very special guests, both members of team LJS...

How to Play Scales Over Jazz Chords (Without Sounding Like Scales)

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How do you play scales over jazz chords so that you are playing the right notes but not making it sound like you are...

Quick Win: How to Play Scales Over Jazz Chords (Without Sounding...

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How do you play scales over jazz chords so that you are playing the right notes but not making it sound like you are...

From the Vault: My Interview With The Great Peter Bernstein

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Welcome to episode 298 where we go back in the vault to 2016 with an interview by the renowned jazz guitarist Peter Bernstein. This was one of the first shows of the LJS Podcast, and a tremendously amazing opportunity to sit down with one of the jazz guitar greats. Peter shares his musical knowledge and insights about being a jazz musician.

How to Play Instant Bebop (On Any Instrument)

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So how do you play killer bebop solos like Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie?Well, today I'm going to show you a simple bebop...

Quick Win: How to Play Instant Bebop (On Any Instrument)

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So how do you play killer bebop solos like Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie?Well, today I'm going to show you a simple bebop...