Tutorial on Forward Motion Application with Transcription and Video

Since the publication of Hal Gaper’s book on Forward Motion, much has been discussed in the jazz world regarding the use of this concept especially in bebop improvisation. This is a tutorial on the application of some basic Forward Motion concept, based on a transcription of Joe Pass’s solo improvisation on the song “All the Things You…

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Pianologist Workstation

Daniel from DailyBlogTips wrote a post titled What Does Your Desktop Look like, detailing the design of his workstation. Of course he was inspired by Darren from Problogger who showed readers the problogger HQ in a video clip. Here is how the Pianologist Workstation looks like: this is a picture of the pianologist blogging HQ…

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Lush Life Solo Jazz Piano Transcription, and Tips on Constructing Bassline

Transcription of Lush Life Solo Piano Version, and some tips on constructing bassline

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Transcription of Jazz Bebop Tune Anthropology

Transcription and Video of Anthropology head, and a word on syncopation

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Jazz Gigs

It’s holiday season, and pianologist is busy doing jazz gigs night after night after night…

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Love for Music, Music for Love

Words often fail to fully express one’s love , so let music do it for you.

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Jazz Drop 2 Voicings Application

Learn Jazz Drop 2 Voicings Technique from solo piano video of jazz standard “The Nearness of You” with some theory

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Listen by Beyonce Knowles Transcription Transposed

Dreamgirls Listen by Beyonce Knowles – Solo Piano Video with Free Transcription / Sheet Music Transposed to C key

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Learn how to play solo piano version of “On Green Dolphin Street”

Solo jazz piano arrangement of jazz standard “On Green Dolphin Street”, video, transcription and some theory

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