Romero Lubambo explains the rhythmic differences between baiao and bossa nova.
Peter Martin shows you some tips for playing quickly on the piano.
Romero Lubambo shows you how to use one finger on two different frets.
Steve Wilson shows you how to integrate melodies from other works by a composer into a cadenza.
Learning to play jazz piano can easily become overwhelming. Sometimes the hardest thing is just deciding what exactly to practice. With so much to do (technique, ear training, voicings, listening, repertoire development, learning solos, etc.) we can freeze up into a state of non-developmental paralysis. But scales are one thing we can always work on,
Open Studio is proud to have been featured in the New York Times as member and jazz pianist Elia Muhanna documents his musical journey with Peter as his instructor and Open Studio as his tool.
Adam Maness demonstrates his chord arrangement of “All The Things You Are”.
Peter Martin shows you how to get into a flow with your left hand voicings.