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Learning Outcomes

At the end of Week 3 you should be able to:

  1. Use fourths and McCoy Tyner vamping to improvise on a Cm Blues playalong.

  2. Play and improvise on “Mr. P.C.” at a medium-up tempo

  3. Know a little of the history of “Kind of Blue”

  4. Play and improvise on “So What” with a play long

  5. Play and improvise on “Impressions” at a medium-up tempo using a playalong

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Learn Jazz Piano: II. Improvising on Jazz Standards

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