On this page you can find free information and Audio/Video links.
A great website for tips on how to improve your singing
A great website for free jazz piano lessons.
Another website filled with jazz tips – this link goes directly to Perpetual motion exercises for Bebop jazz.
A Music Think tank – this link goes to ten rules for better songwriting.
A Musical Playground for Kids – and anyone else wanting to improve their music theory – Music Theory Lessons
Hand, wrist, and finger positioning guide for piano players
Video Links to Great Playing
Oscar Peterson jazz piano lesson. A great TV interview where Oscar explains stylistic features of different jazz styles. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ec-FrnaU0rs
Full Length interview
Oscar Peterson interviewd by Andre Previn. Two master pianists – and they both play during this interview. A wonderful interview with great piano playing. The link is Part 1 of 6 parts.
One of the great contemporary keyboardists, Rick Wakeman: playing a solo version of some of his music. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cx5ovZVGcd0
A great jazz fusion composer and pianist Chick Corea: with his band “Return to Forever”.
A timeless classic – the Warsaw Concerto – played by Iona Maria Lapascu. A piece of music that made it from the movie theatre to the concert hall.
Dorothy Donegan – An unsung genius of boogie woogie!
Michael Jones – a beautiful lyrical, ambient pianist
Amber (with David Darling)
Video Instructional Links
How to play piano like Oscar Peterson
How to play a 2-5-1 Bebop lick on the piano