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I’m just now putting the finishing touches on a new course called: HymnSkills: Developing Hymn Improvisation. This course is intended to help church pianists develop the skills necessary to improvise on hymns. We will be announcing the publishing date soon.
Just received word that Martan Mann & Mannkind is now available as a station on Pandora. It’s currently playing tracks from Beatlejazz. Hope you can check it out.
“Hi Martan ! Thank you for your course and video lessons. They have been extremely useful to me. I now use your approach when playing. At the moment I’m playing each week in the State Library centre in Adelaide (South Australia) and it is certainly giving me new musical freedom.” Stephen
Here’s some exciting new news regarding my new online jazz piano improv course, “JazzSkills for Piano (Getting from Here to There)“. This is an intensive, deep, serious course in developing the skills necessary to play jazz piano. It’s the subconscious which does the playing . . . you have the FUN. This is your time to get started!
JazzSkills for Piano:
Over 200 lesson videos
The Private Lesson Blog
JAZZ MASTERCLASS: Step-by-Step (stand alone lessons)
This series of lessons give step-by-step instruction in analyzing and developing specific tunes and styles. This solves mysteries. This gives answers Now! You can choose your tune and/or style to develop it fully and creatively. New Step-by-Step Lessons will be added often. Visit his website: Musicmann.comto join his mailing list to stay current on the release of new lessons.
These lessons are fairly advanced and assume that you already have basic skills as a jazz pianist. If you need to work on your jazz skills . . . consider enrolling in Martan’s intensive online jazz piano course JazzSkills for Piano. This course will definitely take you “From Here to There”. Visit JazzSkills for Piano to receive Four Free Videos.