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Learn Jazz Standards Podcast

Welcome to the Learn Jazz Standards Podcast! This is the show where you get weekly interviews, tips and advice for becoming a better jazz musician. I do a lot of teaching episodes as well as have special guests come on from time to time to share their knowledge.

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3 Steps to Play Licks Organically in Your Jazz Improv

LJS 230: 3 Steps to Playing Licks Organically in Your Jazz Improv

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Welcome to episode 230 of the LJS Podcast where today I go over my 3 step LIT Process for learning and applying jazz licks. Learning licks and then copy/pasting them into your...
How to Turn Un-Musical Scales Into Killer Jazz Solos (feat. Brett Pontecorvo)

LJS 229: How to Turn Scales Into Killer Jazz Solos

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Welcome to episode 229 of the LJS Podcast where today I have on special guest Brett Pontecorvo to teach us how to properly use scales to build great solos. Scales are useful...
How to Play Outside and Sound Good

LJS 228: How to Play “Outside” and Sound Good

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Welcome to episode 228 of the LJS Podcast where today I teach you a few principles and techniques that will help you play "outside" of the changes without it sounding avante garde...
3 Practice Habits for Retaining Musical Information

LJS 227: 3 Practice Habits for Retaining Musical Material

Welcome to episode 227 of the LJS Podcast where today we cover 3 practice habits for retaining musical material. It can be frustrating when you learn a jazz standard, solo, or lick,...
How to End a Jazz Standard

LJS 226: How to End a Jazz Standard

Welcome to episode 226 of the LJS Podcast where today we cover the very important topic of ending jazz standards. Ever come to the end of jamming on a standard only for things to fall apart at the end? We all need some stock endings in our arsenal, and in today’s episode, I go over 7 different endings you can use to conclude jazz standards.
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