Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2.5 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)
Calculator Looks Like Piano Keyboard
Calculator that looks like a piano keyboard
Piano Keyboard Calculator

New in the Piano World online store (PianoSupplies.com) now.
(ad)
Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
(ad)
Piano Buyer Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Buyers Guide
Who's Online
112 registered (Beemer, augustm, barbaram, Bellicapelli, 28 invisible), 1968 Guests and 8 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 Offline
Full Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 328
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: 2199
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 Offline
Full Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 328
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 Offline
Full Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 328
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 Offline
Full Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 328
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!!
Piano Summit 2017 - Join Us!
along with Chick Corea, Jonathan Cain, David Rosenthal, Set Rudetsky, Ray Chew, Onree Gill ...
-------------------
Why Do YOU Play the Piano?
-------------------
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)
Pianist Magazine
Pianist Magazine - Helping you become a better player
(ad)
Defining National Piano Schools
Defining National Piano Schools
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ads)
PD - WNG - MH
Mason & Hamlin Piano Factory Tours
New Topics - Multiple Forums
How many teachers did you have till you find the good one
by RonaldSteinway
51 minutes 18 seconds ago
Strings
by pianoloverus
Today at 09:51 AM
RIP Einojuhani Rautavaara
by Nikolas
Today at 09:16 AM
Piano teacher/player "lineage" - does it matter?
by Pianodao
Today at 08:35 AM
Question about time signatures
by A7x
Today at 03:37 AM
Forum Stats
84,459 Registered Members
44 Forums
174,203 Topics
2,543,876 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