Skip to 0 minutes and 9 secondsLet’s have a look at this tune by Dave Brubeck called “It’s A Raggy Waltz”. I’ve written out a solo version for you. Let me play it first. 1,2,3,2,2,3.

Playing the blues-inflected waltz "It's A Raggy Waltz" in root position

I play the chart I have produced for playing the blues-inflected waltz “It’s A Raggy Waltz” in root position.

You can download the chart for “It’s A Raggy Waltz” in PDF format at the bottom of this step.

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Learn Jazz Piano: III. Solo Piano and Advanced Topics

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