PACE #15 Released

Apr. 30, 2022

This is the last lesson in the Piano Accompaniment Essentials™ course and in it we are focusing on how to accompany yourself while singing.

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There is no backing/iRealPro track for this lesson because we are focusing on accompanying ourselves without a band behind us.

I do give you steps to follow in the lesson if you are performing with a band.

JPC glossary / key

  • RH – right hand
  • LH – left hand
  • HT – hands together
  • CM – contrary motion (to move in opposite directions)
  • Harmonically – to play as chords (all notes together at once)
  • Melodically – to play as a melody (single note) – arpeggiate
  • R7, R3, R37 – chord shells (Root-7th, Root-3rd, Root-3rd-7th respectively)
  • bpm – beats per minute. Refers to the metronome setting