January 8th is a crucial day for the history of rock & roll. How much do you want to bet some of them might have felt a certain yen to go into music (or at least show business) once they discovered they shared a birthday with a king? Can you […]
So many parties, festivals, and soirees, but, seemingly so little summer…. Here are a couple music-related things to do! And you don’t even have to venture very far. 1) Wallingford Center Celebrates 30! They get top billing this weekend because we think Wallingford is awesome. Saturday 1-6PM! Food, Drinks and […]
Here is an example of the pink panther when you put it all together slowly.
Here is a pattern that you can use in a lot of pop, rock or blues songs. It is one of the most common patterns on the piano… The trick is to find ways to add variation to it!
Gospel has a lot of characteristic sounds that you don’t hear frequently in other styles. A good example is playing a #4diminished chord. In the video we’re playing in the key of C so the #4 diminished chord is F#o. Sound’s very gospelish.
These are notes from Jesse’s Lesson! He’s working on playing with his roommates who play guitar. They’re learning Pink Floyd wish you were here and we were figuring out ways for the piano to play with the guitar. Next we’ll spice it up with some blues licks.
Here are some notes we took during Joe’s lesson on playing a blues on C7 & F7 chords and tension substitutions.
The chords and groove for hit the road jack on the piano!