Theory Episodes

June 15, 2021

Harmonized Major Scales

This episode explores Harmonized Major Scales using Contemporary Two-Handed Voicings. The Major Scale is harmonized using scale m…

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June 8, 2021

Special Guest, Andy Milne

This JazzPianoSkills Podcast Episode invites jazz pianist, composer, and educator Andy Milne to share how he continues to discove…

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June 1, 2021

Keith Jarrett Exercises, 2

This episode explores fourteen stylistically Keith Jarrett improvisational lines/ideas that strategically explore the entire soun…

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March 30, 2021

Special Guest, Dr. William Menefield

This JazzPianoSkills Podcast Episode welcomes University of Iowa jazz faculty member Dr. WIlliam Menefield. Dr. Menefield shares …

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Feb. 23, 2021

Diatonic Melodic Exercises

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Feb. 16, 2021

Diatonic Harmonic Exercises

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Dec. 29, 2020

Half-Whole Diminished Scale

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Nov. 24, 2020

Melodic Minor Modes

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Oct. 27, 2020

Harmonic Minor Modes

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Sept. 29, 2020

Tritone Substitution

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Sept. 22, 2020

Major Lydian Exercise, 1

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Aug. 4, 2020

Fully Altered Dominant Sound

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July 28, 2020

Dominant b9b13 Sound

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July 20, 2020

Dominant b13 Sound

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July 14, 2020

Dominant #11 Sound

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