Nov. 19, 2019

Practice Scales, Correctly

This jazz piano lesson will help you discover, learn, and play all musical scales (major, minor, modes), correctly. Four approaches are discussed and explored.

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1. Practice scales with destination points different from launch points.
2. Practice scales from a variety of launch points
3. Practice playing scales in their entirety.
4. Practice playing scales in “time” and in a “musical context”

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Warm Regards,
Dr. Bob Lawrence
President, The Dallas School of Music