Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

Trying Something New with Search
(ad)
Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
Who's Online
54 registered (AndrewJCW, chopinoholic, augustm, BachToTheFuture, aliash, Beemer, 11 invisible), 888 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Topic Options
#2110197 - 06/29/13 01:35 PM This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier
Dfrankjazz Online   content
Full Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 299
Loc: NYC
For all of you VAMP-ires out there) You can do this!

http://youtu.be/SjJVSQz1eK4

Top
(ad)
Piano & Music Accessories
piano accessories music gifts tuning and moving equipment
#2110403 - 06/30/13 12:13 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: Dfrankjazz]
John_In_Montreal Offline
Full Member

Registered: 01/21/11
Posts: 402
Loc: Montreal Canada
Hi Dave,

Thanks a lot for creating this video tutorial smile I think either you or someone else posted it back in february and I had a listen a few times and then veered off into a heavy work schedule. Curiously enough, I had a listen once again about 2 weeks ago, jotted down your example and started working on it amid other things musical. So your post is timely, for me anyways, as a reminder to keep plugging away smile

I was also looking at your "walking bassline clinic" videos this morning. Another thing to work on... I need another 40 years on my life to master it all... which should bring me somewhere in the vicinity of, oh, not too far from 100 smile

John



Edited by John_In_Montreal (06/30/13 12:18 AM)
_________________________
"My piano is therapy for me" - Rick Wright.
Instrument: Rebuilt Kurzweil K2500XS and a bunch of great vintage virtual keyboards. New Kurzweil PC3X.

Top
#2110497 - 06/30/13 07:34 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: Dfrankjazz]
rnaple Offline

Silver Supporter until April 24 2014


Registered: 12/23/10
Posts: 2197
Loc: Rocky Mountains
Thank you Dave. A good structure for improv. I'm very much interested in improv. Although I'm at a very low level right now learning basics. I still, at times, when doing scales or such. A certain spot will catch my mind. Want to go with it. Your video shows I'm on exactly the right track. It will keep helping me.
_________________________
Ron
Your brain is a sponge. Keep it wet. Mary Gae George
The focus of your personal practice is discipline. Not numbers. Scott Sonnon

Top
#2110558 - 06/30/13 11:10 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: Dfrankjazz]
Dfrankjazz Online   content
Full Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 299
Loc: NYC
blessings and keep swingin!

Dave Frank

Top
#2110559 - 06/30/13 11:12 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: John_In_Montreal]
Dfrankjazz Online   content
Full Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 299
Loc: NYC
I'm planning my next big gig when I master the material I'm working on now..The concert will be at age 40 in my next life)

DF

Top
#2110560 - 06/30/13 11:13 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: rnaple]
Dfrankjazz Online   content
Full Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 299
Loc: NYC
You might also get something from the video Breakthrough to Improv which is similar with a blues focus, free on YT..

DF

Top

Moderator:  BB Player, casinitaly 
What's Hot!!
Why It's Impossible to Tune a Piano!
aka, why you should be nice to your tuner.
--------------------
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

-------------------
Piano Classified Ads
Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World) our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps Caster Cups and more.


Free Shipping on Jansen Artist Piano Benches
(ad)
Hammond A100 for Sale!
PRICE DROPPED!
(Think B3)
Hammond A100 for sale!
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad 125)
Sweetwater $55,000 Giveaway
Sweetwater $55,000 Mic Locker Giveaway
(ads)
PD - WNG - MH
Mason & Hamlin Piano Factory Tours
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Upgrade to Roland F P30
by Jack Gately
05/27/16 04:51 AM
Poll: Debussy vs Rachmaninoff
by JoelW
05/26/16 11:41 PM
Harp Bolts
by scgrant
05/26/16 11:35 PM
Feedback on Video
by Piano Tipping
05/26/16 11:21 PM
Changing all of the wound bass strings
by Pianolance
05/26/16 08:32 PM
Forum Stats
83,776 Registered Members
44 Forums
172,950 Topics
2,528,109 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM
Sheet Music Plus (125)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2016 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission