UofL Piano Audition Video

Intro to basic blues with simple boogie-woogie left hand

Bringing the melody out in solo piano context

Connecting emotionally with what you are playing

Forming basic guide tone voicings

Using the ears as a guide when it comes to improvising

Intro on self-comping using half note stride feel

An exercise to introduce more chromaticism into a line

Forming basic open voicings

How to play fast tempos

Motivic Development

How to play strides

How to play melody and harmony in right hand

Half-note bassline

Playing Over The Barline

Dominant extensions