Tag: jazz theory

Best Jazz Standards to Help You Learn Jazz

Jazz musicians all start by playing jazz standards. Whether they get ahold of modern day jazz standards, or work with a music teacher in learning basic jazz theory, everyone has to learn standards at some point. If you’re a new jazz player, you may be curious as to which jazz standards you should start with. … Continue reading Best Jazz Standards to Help You Learn Jazz

How to Play Jazz Guitar

Have you always wanted to learn how to play jazz guitar? Are you interested in exploring this incredibly fun instrument? If so, you probably want to get right to it, and I don’t blame you. Learning how to play jazz guitar is challenging, but you can conquer your fears and start to play like a … Continue reading How to Play Jazz Guitar

Jazz Guitar Chords

Jazz Guitar Chords

Jazz guitar chords are much different from traditional acoustic or electric guitar chords. To some people, they even look like postal codes. Sound intimidating? It doesn’t have to be. As a guitar teacher with decades of experience, I know how overwhelming it can be to make the switch to jazz guitar from acoustic. If you … Continue reading Jazz Guitar Chords

What to Expect from Your First Jazz Guitar Lesson

Do you already play the electric or acoustic guitar? Have you always wanted to learn how to play Jazz guitar? If so, you’re in for a real journey. As an expert jazz guitar teacher, I’ve helped students around the world develop their talent as guitar players. Throughout my career, I’ve run into a common theme … Continue reading What to Expect from Your First Jazz Guitar Lesson