Jazz Video Guy

Tenor man Joe Lovano and Piano Master Hank Jones are the Duo Made in Heaven. Henry “Hank” Jones (July 31, 1918 — May 16, 2010) was an American jazz pianist, bandleader, arranger, and composer. Critics and musicians described Jones as eloquent, lyrical, and impeccable. In 1989, The National Endowment for the Arts honored him with the NEA Jazz Masters Award, He was also honored in 2003 with the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) Jazz Living Legend Award. In 2008, he was awarded the National Medal of Arts. On April 13, 2009, the University of Hartford presented Jones with a Doctorate Degree for his musical accomplishments.
Jones recorded over sixty albums under his own name, and countless others as a sideman


this short video will explain 2 basic rules to help you get started with vocal improvisation.

The House Of Charisma

Amazing performance



Learn how to Sing it, Swing it or Wing it! by scatting (making up melodies) using notes of the blues scale. For singers or instrumentalists. Presented by Suzannah Doyle. http://www.suzdoyle.com/


Here I explain the advanced blues improvisation concept using the mixolydian mode beside the minor pentatonic. I am playing a standard blues form :

A / A / A / A
D / D / A / A
E / D / A / E

The scales you can use are :

A : A minor pentatonic / A mixolydian mode
D : A minor pentatonic / D mixolydian mode
E : A minor pentatonic / E mixolydian mode

Download the jamtrack here : https://itunes.apple.com/album/slow-s…
To follow this tutoial it is strongly recommended that you first check the basic improvisation concept tutorial : http://youtu.be/7yAzhfWjHTA

get the backing track at http://www.claudejohnson.com/blog

koylmusic’s channel

Pianist Robert Levin speaks about Improvisation, its place in today music industry and what it reveals about it.
Excerpt from the Derek Bailey documentary serie “On the edge”

Mike Gibbons

Genius of Fats Waller

June 27, 2014



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Excerpt from NEA Jazz Masters Awards Ceremony & Concert on Jan 13, 2014
Source: http://new.livestream.com/jazz/neajaz…

Keith Jarrett is giving an acceptance speech that is about his definition of music and his opinion of what the most important for a musician in life is.

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Eric Clapton performs “Got To Get Better” live from the 2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival DVD. The CD, DVD & Blu Ray will be available November 19th.

Ruslan Sirota – Piano

November 11, 2013


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