Which Piano Course is Right for Me?

We have some amazing piano courses for you that include Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer and more on piano. Here is an overview of each of the courses to help you decide which is the best fit.


JAZZ PIANO JUMP-START

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • don't know where to begin to learn jazz piano
  • are super-busy and want to learn on your own time
  • want to be able to build simple but pretty jazz chords
  • want to learn the forms, lingo, and practice techniques the pros use
  • want a progressive, step-by-step course that not only teaches you the right notes but how to practice them

Learn more about Jazz Piano Jump-Start


JAZZ PIANO FOR BEGINNERS

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Can play a little piano but want to learn jazz piano
  • Want to learn the basics of improvisation
  • Want to learn basic jazz tunes that you can play with other musicians
  • Want to start improvising and accompanying yourself right away
  • Want a progressive, step-by-step course that builds on fundamentals

Learn more about Jazz Piano for Beginners


ELEMENTS OF JAZZ PIANO

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Can play a little jazz piano but want to learn more intermediate concepts
  • Want to work on the fundamentals of jazz piano in a structured way
  • Want a detailed practice regiment to improve your playing
  • Want lots of play-alongs and demonstrations of fundamentals
  • Prefer a focused, progressive course that won’t overwhelm you

Learn more about Elements of Jazz Piano


THE JAZZ PIANO METHOD

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Already play jazz piano but want to expand your abilities
  • Want to learn more advanced practice techniques
  • Want to learn more advanced theory
  • Want to expand your tune repertoire
  • Want to get a new lesson every week
  • Want access to a 350+ lesson archive

Learn more about the The Jazz Method


RHYTHM SECTION FUNDAMENTALS

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Can play jazz piano, bass, or drums and want to learn about playing in a rhythm section
  • Want to learn about group concepts and improvisation
  • Want to improve your comping abilities
  • Want to see detailed transcriptions of Peter’s solos and comping
  • Want to see detailed transcriptions of Reuben’s solos and basslines

Learn more about the  Rhythm Section Fundamentals


KEEZ TO JAZZ PIANO

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Can play jazz piano but want to learn more advanced concepts
  • Want to improve your solo piano playing
  • Want to learn new and advanced practice techniques
  • Want to see transcriptions of the concepts being taught
  • Want a set course that you can take at your own pace

     Learn more about the Keez to Jazz Piano


ADVANCED JAZZ PIANO CONCEPTS

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Can play jazz piano but want to learn more advanced concepts
  • Want to improve your piano trio playing
  • Want to learn new and advanced practice techniques
  • Want to see transcriptions of the concepts being taught
  • Want a set course that you can take at your own pace

Learn more about the  Advanced Jazz Piano Concepts


ELEMENTS OF SOLO PIANO

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Can play jazz piano but want to learn more advanced solo-piano concepts
  • Want to learn new and advanced practice techniques
  • Want to see the transcription of the full-length performance 
  • Want a set course that you can take at your own pace
  • Want to know exactly what and how to practice with Guided Practice Sessions®

Learn more about the Elements of Solo Piano


JAZZ PIANO BASICS VOL. 1: LEAD SHEET BREAKDOWN

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Want to learn how to interpret a lead sheet in a solo piano style
  • Want to learn basic solo piano voicing and arranging techniques
  • Want to learn the concepts over popular jazz standards
  • Want to see the notation of the concepts being taught
  • Want a set course that you can take at your own pace

Learn more about the Lead Sheet Breakdown


BRAZILIAN JAZZ PIANO

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Can play a little jazz piano but want to learn authentic Brazilian jazz feels
  • Want to learn the concepts in both a solo piano and quartet format
  • Want to learn popular Brazilian jazz standards
  • Want to see transcriptions of the concepts being taught
  • Want a set course that you can take at your own pace

Learn more about the Brazilian Jazz Piano


JAZZ PIANO TECHNIQUE VOL. 1: PENTATONICS

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Want to improve your speed, power, dexterity, and control
  • Want to practice with the pros using Guided Practice Sessions 
  • Want to learn fundamental fingering techniques
  • Want to learn these concepts using modern pentatonic patterns

Learn more about the Jazz Piano Technique Vol. 1: Pentatonics


JAZZ GLOSSARY

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Want a quick reference for scales, chords, and jazz terms
  • Want to see the notation of what is being played
  • Want a downloadable pdf workbook of all the concepts

Learn more about the  the Jazz Glossary


BRAZILIAN RHYTHM SECTION

THIS COURSE IS A GOOD FIT IF YOU:

  • Play piano, bass, drums, or guitar and want to learn how to approach Brazilian music
  • Want to learn authentic rhythms, patterns, and tunes
  • Want to learn how to lock up with a drummer, bassist, and guitarist
  • Want to see the notation of what is being played
  • Want a set course you can take at your own pace

Learn more about the Brazilian Rhythm Section


Still not sure which would be the best fit? Consider trying the Piano Access Pass that gives you access to all of the piano courses and every other course on Open Studio.  Buy Piano Access Pass

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