Sign up for our FREE masterclass "Boost Your Jazz Blues"

Video

Brent gives out weekly jazz lessons, tutorials, and advice geared towards helping you become a better jazz musician. Learn about music theory, jazz improvisation, practicing, and much more.

video

4 Patterns for Jazz Improvisation Technique

One thing that I think is important to jazz improvisation is having technical proficiency on your instrument because jazz improvisation calls for you to act and react in the...
video

Mastering ii-V-I Chord Progressions in 5 Steps

ii-V-I chord progressions are by far the most common chord progressions found in jazz standards. And so, we need to be able to play them forwards, backwards and have a really good...
Worst Advice for Learning Jazzvideo

Worst Advice for Learning Jazz

There's a lot of people giving you advice on how to learn jazz on the internet and elsewhere, that sometimes it's just, quite frankly, not good.
video

The ONLY Jazz Standards You Need to Know

If you're trying to learn jazz standards and become a better jazz improviser, the sheer amount of jazz standards there are out there can be incredibly overwhelming.
video

Intro to Improvising Over Jazz Standards

Let's face it. Improvising over jazz standards will not be the easiest thing you've ever done in your life. Especially if you are a beginner, or someone trying to...
video

Killer Jazz Improv Exercise for Leveling Up Your Solos

Now, I don't know about you, but I am always looking for new ways to practice my jazz improvisation, to improve my jazz solos, to make them more exciting, to get...
video

10 Beginner Jazz Standards

If you are just getting started with jazz, you may be overwhelmed by the sheer amount of standards there are to learn and may not know where to start....
video

Girl From Ipanema Chords (Bridge Analysis)

The Girl From Ipanema is a beloved jazz standard by Antonio Carlos Jobim and lots of people like to play this song. It has a beautiful melody but the...
video

7 Endings to Play On Jazz Standards

When playing jazz standards it's important to have a number of stock endings that you already know, that you've already planned out, so you have some options when you're...
video

Scale Mapping Jazz Standards to Create Solos (Stella by Starlight)

Using scales can be a really great way to start mapping out the note choices you have available to you over jazz standards so that you can start taking...

PLEASE ENTER YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND CLICK THE BUTTON TO JOIN OUR JAZZ COMMUNITY

 We hate SPAM and promise to keep your email address safe. See Privacy Policy.

Subscribe and get our FREE eBook, The Ultimate Jazz Guide to Practicing!