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The Bill Withers classic song “Ain’t No Sunshine” is a funky R&B standard that has also found a home in jazz circles. …

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I’ve been lucky enough to have some nice pianos in my life. My old studio piano was a 1925 Kanabe 6′ grand …

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Paul Buono has returned to the JazzEdge family as an instructor.  His professional piano/keyboard experience includes national and international touring, university professor, …

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The hardest part of practicing the piano is finding the time.  In our busy world, it is not always easy to set …

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One of the first overwhelming concepts you encounter when you begin studying jazz piano is the number of chords and chord progressions. …

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In this article, our third in the “Rhythm Exercises” series, we’ll be looking at some advanced and challenging rhythmic exercises. These are …

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In this article we are going to demystify secondary dominant chords and the confusion that often accompanies this music theory topic. Even …

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In this article we’re featuring our top 10 picks for jazz-rock tunes. This list will feature 5 older classics as well as …

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Funky chord tricks refer to some of the slick, pro-sounding passing chords that can be used to improve the sound of your …

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Blues piano practice straight-talk? What does that mean? Well, in this article you’re in for a little treat. In this article we’re …

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Understanding meter in music might seem like a fairly simple concept. When discussing meter we usually discuss the time signature, which indicates …

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In this article we’ll take a look at some of the most requested cocktail piano tunes. Here at Cocktail Piano Lessons, we’ve …