Get $1 credit for every $25 spent!

The 2022 Complete Piano & Guitar For All Music Composition Bundle

Ending In:
Add to Cart - $29.99
Add to Cart ($29.99)
$34.99
$1,600
Price Drop!
wishlist
Courses
8
Lessons
592
Enrolled
157

What's Included

Product Details

Access
Lifetime
Content
10.0 hours
Lessons
205

Pianoforall: The Incredible New Way To Learn Piano & Keyboard

Learn How to Play the Piano like a Pro — Rhythm, Chords, Different Styles, & More!

By Robin Hall | in Online Courses

Piano for All is a specially designed method that enables beginners to play popular rhythm-style piano and get the sound of a pro at an early stage. This is followed by expansion into numerous styles such as ballad, blues, and jazz as well as improvisation and creating your own melodies as you learn to read music.

  • Access 205 lectures & 10 hours of content 24/7
  • Play amazing Classical pieces
  • Read notes & chords confidently
  • Play your own melodies in front of a crowd
  • Upgrade your playing skills

Robin Hall | Piano Instructor | Program Creator
5.0/5 Instructor Rating
Robin Hall, the creator of Pianoforall, has a unique background. He used to work as a cartoonist and was teaching piano on the side. He launched his online method in 2006 and is now a full-time instructor. He plays the keyboard and the grand piano, which is great if you’re looking for a program that mixes elements of classical piano playing while showing you how to play tunes on a keyboard.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Certificate of completion included
  • Updates included
  • Have questions on how digital purchases work? Learn more here

Requirements

These courses are available online and course material is stored on our server so you do not have to download any special software. We recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

We have experienced that for Mac it is better to download Mozilla Firefox.

Course Outline

  • Your First Program
  • Party Time - Play-By-Ear - Rhythm Style Piano
    • HOW TO DOWNLOAD THE PDFs
    • Section1-Complete-PDF
    • Lesson 1 - Getting to know the Keyboard - Introduction to Chords - 8:36
    • Lesson 2 - Rhythm 1 ‘Left Note/Right Chord’ - 0:36
    • Lesson 3 - Seeing music as shapes and patterns - 2:35
    • Lesson 4 - Basic Musical Notation - 6:03
    • Lesson 5 - The C Family Chords - 3:41
    • Lesson 6.1 - Rhythm 2 - ‘Straight Beat Gospel Style’ - 0:53
    • Lesson 6.2 (Practice Progression) - 1:43
    • Lesson 7.1 - Rhythm 3 - ‘Oom Pah’ - 2:51
    • Lesson 7.2 (Practice progressions) - 5:00
    • Lesson 8 - The Amazing Broken Chord Ballad - 3:16
    • Lesson 9.1 - More Chords: D, E A and B flat (with practice progressions) - 6:29
    • Lesson 9.2 (Practice Progressions) - 2:54
    • Lesson 10 - Seventh Heaven - 8:18
    • Lesson 11.1 - Rhythm 4 - ’Split Chord’ - 1:27
    • Lesson 11.2 (Practice progressions) - 2:05
    • Lesson 12.1 - Rhythm 5 - ‘Half Beat Bounce’ - 3:40
    • Lesson 12.2 (Practice progressions) - 4:25
    • Lesson 13.1 - Rhythm 6 - ’Twist’ - 3:34
    • Lesson 13.2 (Practice progressions) - 2:16
    • Lesson 14.1 - ’Slash’ chords & Bass Runs - 2:05
    • Lesson 14.2 (practice progressions) - 3:56
    • Lesson 15.1 - Rhythm 7 - ‘Three Beat Bounce’ - 1:51
    • Lesson 15.2 (practice progressions) - 1:50
    • Lesson 16 - Rhythm 8 - ’12/8 Country Shuffle’ - 3:18
    • Lesson 17.1 - Rhythm 9 - ‘Bossa Nova Bounce’ - 2:29
    • Lesson 17.2 (practice progressions) - 2:01
    • Lesson 18.1 - Rhythm 10 - ‘Twist 2’ - 3:06
    • Lesson 18.2 (practice progressions) - 1:54
    • New Lecture
  • Basic Blues & Rock ’n’ Roll
    • Section2-Complete-PDF
    • Lesson 1 - Rhythm 1 - Basic Triad Blues - 2:23
    • Lesson 2 - Rhythm 2 - ‘Straight Eight Boogie’ - 4:05
    • Lesson 3 - Rhythm 3 - ‘Blueberry Hill’ - 3:38
    • Lesson 4 - Rhythm 4 - ’12/8 Boogie Shuffle’ - 2:58
    • Lesson 5 - Rhythm 5 - ‘Blues Brothers’ - 1:21
  • Chord Magic & Inversions
    • Section3-Complete-PDF
    • Lesson 1 - Memory Trick for all Chords - 6:22
    • Lesson 2.1 - Inversions made easy - 7:36
    • Lesson 2.2 - Inversions - Practice Progressions - 3:37
    • Lesson 3.1 - New Chords - Cm, Fm, Gm, Db, Eb, Ab - 2:50
    • Lesson 3.2 - New Chords - Practice Progressions - 2:52
    • Lesson 4 - New Chords - Bb, Bbm, B, Bm - 2:49
    • Lesson 5 - The all black chord F# and it’s minor F#m - 2:01
    • Lesson 6 - Last three Chords - Dbm, Ebm, Abm
    • Lesson 7 - A great way to practice all your chords - 8:01
  • Advanced Chords Made Easy
    • Section4-Complete-PDF
    • Lesson 1.1 - Bluff your way - ‘9’, ’11’, and ‘sus4’ chords - 7:46
    • Lesson 1.2 - Practice Progressions - 2:21
    • Lesson 2 - Manilow Mood - 2:51
    • Lesson 3.1 - Diminished Chords made easy - 6:35
    • Lesson 3.2 - Practice Progressions - 2:41
    • Lesson 4 - Right hand ‘Cluster Chords’ - 5:36
    • Lesson 5.1 - Practice Progressions #1 - 1:48
    • Lesson 5.2 - Practice Progressions #2 - 2:11
    • Lesson 5.3 - Practice Progressions #3 - 2:11
    • Lesson 5.4 - Practice Progressions #4 - 2:39
    • Lesson 5.5 - Practice Progressions #5 - 2:04
    • Lesson 6 - Beatles Style Piano - 3:15
  • Ballad Style & Improvisation
    • Section5-Complete-PDF
    • Lesson 1 - Developing a basic Ballad Style - 5:44
    • Lesson 2 - Using the magical Penatonic Scale - 2:59
    • Lesson 3 - Basic Ballad Style - A structured approach - 2:12
    • Lesson 4 - Adding right hand notes - 3:16
    • Lesson 5 - Improvising Ballad Style - 2:56
    • Lesson 6 - Expanding the range of notes - 3:59
    • Lesson 7.1 - Moving beyond ‘safe’ notes #1 - 2:27
    • Lesson 7.2 - Moving beyond ‘safe’ notes #2 - 3:13
    • Lesson 8 - Mixing it all together - 1:23
    • Lesson 9.1 - Practice progression in A minor - 3:03
    • Lesson 9.2 - Improvisation - 1:55
    • Lesson 10 - Practice progression in the style of ‘Walking in the air’ - 1:20
    • Lesson 11.1 - Practice progression in D minor - 2:24
    • Lesson 11.2 - Improvisation - 3:20
    • Lesson 12.1 - Applying Ballad Style to melodies in 3 easy steps - 4:43
    • Lesson 12.2 - Putting it all together - 2:24
    • Lesson 13 - Scarborough Fair - 1:29
    • Lesson 14 - Ding Dong Merrily On High - 1:35
    • Lesson 15 - Jock Stewart - 1:45
    • Lesson 16 - Chim Chiminesque - 3:25
    • Lesson 17 - The Parting Glass (Beautiful Irish tune) - 2:30
    • Lesson 18 - It’s a Soulful Way to Tipperary - 4:41
    • Lesson 19 - Oh Danny Boy - 3:00
    • Lesson 20 - Practice Christmas songs
    • Lesson 21 - Extending the left hand - 2:58
    • Lesson 22 - ’10ths’ Ballad Style - 2:03
    • Lesson 23 - A cycle of fifths exercise - 2:43
    • Lesson 24 - Stride style variation - 3:14
    • Lesson 25.1 - Greensleaves - extra left hand notes #1 - 2:15
    • Lesson 25.2 - Greensleaves - extra left hand notes #2 - 0:35
    • Lesson 26 - A jazzy left hand minor pattern - 4:18
  • Jazz Piano Made Easy
    • Section6-Complete-PDF
    • Lesson 1 - Ceasy Blues - 3:33
    • Lesson 2 - The magic Blues Scale - 2:59
    • Lesson 3 - ‘Do it yourself’ Blues - 2:54
    • Lesson 4 - Ceasy Blues Riffs - 5:02
    • Lesson 5.1 - Thelonious Monk Blues #1 - 4:03
    • Lesson 5.2 - Thelonious Monk Blues #2 - 1:52
    • Lesson 6 - Standards and Show Tunes made easy - 3:50
    • Lesson 7 - Voicings for Show Tunes - 3:56
    • Lesson 8.1 - Frere Jacque Jazz - chords - 1:10
    • Lesson 8.2 - Frere Jacque Jazz - ’Snap Hold’ rhythm - 1:21
    • Lesson 8.3 - Frere Jacque Jazz - Improvising melody part 1 - 3:05
    • Lesson 8.4 - Frere Jacque Jazz - Improvising melody part 2 - 1:34
    • Lesson 9 - 4 note Jazz Chord Inversions - 7:19
    • Lesson 10 - Right hand patterns - part 1 - 4:42
    • Lesson 11 - Right hand patterns - part 2 - 3:28
    • Lesson 12 - Right hand patterns - part 3 - 3:32
    • Lesson 13 - Jingle Bells Jazz - 2:01
    • Lesson 14 - Fly Me To The Moon style progression - 1:59
    • Lesson 15 - Blue Moon style progression - 2:51
    • Lesson 16 - D Minor ‘Cool’ Jazz - 3:37
    • Lesson 17 - D Minor Jazz - Right hand groove #1 - 3:28
    • Lesson 18 - D Minor Jazz - Right hand groove #2 - 6:31
    • Lesson 19 - D Minor - Chordal Improvisation - 4:29
    • Lesson 20 - ‘God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen’ Jazz - 1:07
    • Lesson 21 - Two handed comping - 3:09
    • Lesson 22 - Two handed comping - Latin Twist - 2:47
    • Lesson 23 - D Minor Jazz Stride - 3:16
    • Lesson 24 - Modern Voicings - Quartal Harmony - 4:22
    • Lesson 25 - Chordal Fragments - Bill Evans Style - 5:05
    • Lesson 26 - Bill Evans style - ‘Peace Piece’ - 4:26
    • Lesson 27 - Descending Bass-line - Funny Valentine - 2:30
    • Lesson 28 - Four Note Flourish (7ths) - 1:43
    • Lesson 29 - Four Note Flourish (9ths) - 4:03
    • Lesson 30.1 - Stridin’ along in C Major 9 - 3:52
    • Lesson 30.1 - Stridin’ along in C Major 9 (improvisation) - 2:42
    • Lesson 31 - Jazzin’ the Blues in G - 6:30
    • Lesson 32 - Trad Jazz / Blues in F - 6:15
    • Lesson 33 - Cool progressions - ‘Aint Misbehaving’ - 3:30
    • Lesson 34 - Cool progressions - 12 Bar Blues in Cm - 4:06
    • Lesson 35 - Cool progressions - 12 Bar Blues in G - 1:41
    • Lesson 36 - Practicing Seventh Chords method 1 - 5:33
    • Lesson 37 - Practicing Seventh Chords method 2 - 3:17
    • Lesson 38 - Practicing Seventh Chords method 3 - 5:27
  • Advanced Blues, Fake Stride & The Entertainer
    • Section7-Complete-PDF
    • Lesson 1 - Instant Transposing Tool
    • Lesson 2 - Extending the right hand chords - 3:49
    • Lesson 3 - Double Shuffle - 1:54
    • Lesson 4 - Triplets Shuffle - 1:06
    • Lesson 5 - Triplets & Double Shuffle Mix - 1:04
    • Lesson 6 - The popular I-IV riff - 3:11
    • Lesson 7 - I-IV Shuffle Blues - 0:58
    • Lesson 8 - I-IV Slide - 1:26
    • Lesson 9 - Cool right hand chords - 2:47
    • Lesson 10 - Putting it all together - 3:11
    • Lesson 11 - Experiment with various riffs - 3:13
    • Lesson 12 - Pick Up’s, Slide’s and Tremelo’s - 1:11
    • Lesson 13 - Slide Shuffle - 0:55
    • Lesson 14 - Straight Eight Boogie - 0:45
    • Lesson 15 - Using the Octaves - 1:03
    • Lesson 16 - Turnarounds - 2:25
    • Lesson 17.1 - Advanced Blues in the key of G #1 - 3:28
    • Lesson 17.2 - Advanced Blues in the key of G #2 - 1:43
    • Lesson 18 - Fake Stride & The Entertainer - 2:45
    • Lesson 19 - Ragtime Riff - 2:04
    • Lesson 20 - The Entertainer - 3 bar classic opening - 1:38
    • Lesson 21.1 - The Entertainer page 1 #1 - 2:33
    • Lesson 21.2 - The Entertainer page 1 #2 - 2:36
    • Lesson 22.1 - The Entertainer page 2 #1 - 3:28
    • Lesson 22.2 - The Entertainer page 2 #2 - 0:55
  • Taming The Classics
    • Section8-Complete-PDF
    • Lesson 1 - Reviewing the basics
    • Lesson 2 - Fur Elise - 2:07
    • Lesson 3 - Bach Prelude (Ave Maria) - 5:42
    • Lesson 4 - Chopin - Waltz in A minor - 2:32
    • Lesson 5 - Jean Philippe Rameau - Rondino - 2:50
    • Lesson 6 - J. S. Bach Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring - 2:49
    • Lesson 7 - Bach - Air on a G String - 2:27
    • Lesson 8 - Bach - Minuet in G - 1:29
    • Lesson 9 - Verdi - La Donna e Mobile (Rigoletto) - 2:17
    • Lesson 10 - Strauss - The Blue Danube - 2:45
    • Lesson 11 - Brahms - Hungarian Dance - 3:03
    • Lesson 12 - J. S. Bach - Menuet in Bb - 2:30
    • Lesson 13.1 - Erik Satie - Gymnopedie No. 1 #1 - 4:55
    • Lesson 13.2 - Erik Satie - Gymnopedie No. 1 #2 - 2:13
    • Lesson 14 - Mozart - Theme Sonata in C - 3:17
    • Lesson 15 - Bach - Minuet (in G) - 1:34
    • Lesson 16 - Bach - Prelude in C minor - 1:18
    • Lesson 17 - Bach Prelude, Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata
    • Lesson 18 - Chopin - Mazurka in F Major - 2:56
    • Lesson 19 - Chopin - Prelude - Polish Dance - 3:14
    • Lesson 20 - Chopin Op.28, No.4 in E minor - 2:27
    • Lesson 21 - Scott Joplin - The Entertainer
    • Lesson 22 - Chopin Prelude in Cm Op. 28 No. 20 - 2:59
  • Speed Learning
    • Section9-Complete-PDF
    • Lesson 1 - Memory tricks for Major scales (sharp keys) - 7:36
    • Lesson 2 - Memory tricks for Major scales (flats keys) - 6:56
    • Lesson 3 - Natural Minor Scales - 4:29
    • Lesson 4 - Minor Seven Scales - 5:51
    • Lesson 5 - Diminished, Whole Tone. Chromatic Scales - 6:55
    • Lesson 6 - Arpeggios - 3:01
    • Lesson 7 - Arpeggios (minor and diminished) - 2:31
    • Lesson 8 - A word about fingering
    • Lesson 9 - C major basic triad workout part 1 - 3:09
    • Lesson 10 - C major basic triad workout part 2 - 4:29
    • Lesson 11 - 7th Chords workout No. 1 - 1:57
    • Lesson 12 - 7th Chords workout No. 2 - 2:00
    • Lesson 13 - 7th Chords cycle of fifths workout - 3:45
    • Lesson 14 - Melodic Patterns 1 - 3:35
    • Lesson 15 - Melodic Patterns 2 - 3:26
    • Lesson 16 - Blues practice workout - 3:58
    • Lesson 17 - Minor Blues workout - 5:19
    • Lesson 18 - Trad Jazz workout - 3:01

View Full Curriculum


Access
Lifetime
Content
30.0 hours
Lessons
80

Guitar Lessons for the Curious Guitarist

A Complete Comprehensive Guitar Course for All Levels - Beginner to Advanced Level!

By Dan Dresnok | in Online Courses

This complete guitar lessons course is created for all levels of players whether you're a beginner or advanced. In this course, we'll build a solid foundation and start from the beginning - assuming you don't know anything about guitar. The topics covered include Chords, Rhythm, Arpeggios, Scales & Modes, etc.

  • Access 80 lectures & 30 hours of content 24/7
  • Read & write music with TAB or standard notation
  • Solo & improvise over any song
  • Learn every guitar chord, rhythm, & strumming
  • In-depth music theory
  • Ear-training & pitch recognition
  • Learn different playing techniques like slides, pull-offs, harmonics, & tapping

Dan Dresnok | Guitar Teacher
5.0/5 Instructor Rating
Dan Dresnok is a guitar teacher with over 50,000 students both online & in-person. He has been teaching guitar for over 30 years & he worked as a session guitarist for recording studios, performed countless times, & moderated over 100 group guitar clinics. He teaches jazz, bluegrass, blues, rock, music, & guitar theory.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Certificate of completion included
  • Updates included
  • Have questions on how digital purchases work? Learn more here

Requirements

These courses are available online and course material is stored on our server so you do not have to download any special software. We recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

We have experienced that for Mac it is better to download Mozilla Firefox.

Course Outline

  • Guitar Basics
    • Preview - 2:38
    • Welcome to the Course - 12:03
    • Getting Started - Fundamentals - 20:23
    • Guitar Anatomy - 11:56
    • Tuning - 19:15
    • Picking & Speed Exercise - 15:33
    • How to Change Strings - 57:33
  • Beginner Level
    • Open Chords - 37:32
    • Rhythm 1 - Basic Beats - 48:17
    • Pentatonic Scales - 31:21
    • Arpeggios - Basics - 39:12
    • Relative Major & Minor Scales - 43:39
  • Novice Level
    • Barre Chords - 41:07
    • Rhythm 2 - Strumming 8th Notes - 31:45
    • Intervals - 40:10
    • The Relative Modes - Basics - 50:35
    • Techniques - 32:41
    • Reading Music - 43:52
  • Intermediate Level
    • CAGED chords - 36:27
    • Rhythm 3 - Strumming 16th Notes - 26:50
    • Arpeggios - Full Fretboard - 44:13
    • Single-String Scales - 17:45
    • Dyads - 13:18
    • Harmonics - 26:19
  • Advanced Level
    • Relative Chords - 49:23
    • Blues Chords - 34:10
    • Rhythm 4 - Rhythm Theory - 36:33
    • Rhythm 5 - Triplets - 14:37
    • Arpeggios - Extended - 41:04
    • Soloing with Modes - 52:27
  • Expert Level
    • Extended Chords - 30:31
    • Country Strumming & Walking - 30:51
    • Arpeggios Within Modes - 26:43
    • Modes - Advanced Soloing - 25:03
    • Blues Soloing - 29:15
    • Deciphering Song Keys - 12:20
  • World Class Level
    • Other Chords - 41:40
    • Rhythm 6 - 40 Exercises - 53:32
    • Arpeggios - Chord Tones & Tone Clusters - 8:49
    • Open Position - 22:11
    • Relative Pitch Ear Training - 21:25
    • Pedal Tones & Pitch Axis - 11:52
    • Putting It All Together - 15:41
  • Jam Along
    • Jam Along - G Major - 12:08
    • Jam Along - C Major - 12:58
    • Jam Along - A Major - 12:12
    • Jam Along - A Dorian - 11:42
    • Jam Along - D Mixolydian - 12:03
    • Jam Along - Canon in D - 11:30
    • Jam Along - Blues in A Major - 16:17
    • Jam Along - Flamenco in A minor - 13:21
    • Jam Along - Minor Blues in A - 14:00
    • Jam Along - Rumba in E minor - 11:17
  • Jam Tracks
    • Jam Track - G Ionian - 10:08
    • Jam Track - A Dorian - 10:05
    • Jam Track - B Phrygian - 10:00
    • Jam Track - C Lydian - 10:03
    • Jam Track - D Mixolydian - 10:03
    • Jam Track - E Aeolian - 10:10
  • Bonus Lessons
    • Solo Patterns - 23:24
    • Sweep Picking - 23:43
    • Chord Walking - 14:20
    • Dim7 Chords - 16:55
    • Relative vs Parallel Scales - 6:42
    • Secondary Dominant Chords - 6:24
    • Hybrid Chords - 9:35
    • Modes Crash Course - 45:29
    • CAGED Chords - Major - 9:36
    • CAGED Chords - Minor - 12:00
    • Pentatonic Modes - The 5 Shapes - 11:46
    • Sus Chords - 11:11
    • Power Chords - 15:23
    • Types of 7th Chords - 22:55
    • A Minor Stuff - 14:50
    • Circle of Fifths - 19:07
    • Lots of G Chords - 11:18
    • Negative Harmony: Theory & Application - 9:39
    • The Whole-Tone Scale - 10:28
    • Tone Rows - 12:16
    • wwhwwwh (major scale formula) - 8:39

View Full Curriculum


Access
Lifetime
Content
2.0 hours
Lessons
18

Beginner Guitar Lessons Crash Course

Learn the Fundamentals, Techniques, Patterns, & Master the Basics of Guitar Playing

By Dan Dresnok | in Online Courses

Welcome to Beginner Guitar Lessons Crash Course! This is a complete beginner guitar course that will quickly get you up to speed without skipping any important steps. This course will start at the very beginning, assuming that you don't know anything about guitar. By the end of this course, you'll be reading tab, playing open & barre chords, naming notes on every fret, soloing over songs, and strumming with different patterns for each song.

This course includes lesson videos with PDF attachments. These are the text guitar lessons to use while watching the videos. You can download, save, & print these so that you can use them as you go along with the lessons.

  • Access 18 lectures & 2 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn how to read TAB (tablature)
  • Name every note on every fret
  • Strum using different patterns
  • Learn the basic guitar theory

Dan Dresnok | Guitar Teacher
5.0/5 Instructor Rating
Dan Dresnok is a guitar teacher with over 50,000 students both online & in-person. He has been teaching guitar for over 30 years & he worked as a session guitarist for recording studios, performed countless times, & moderated over 100 group guitar clinics. He teaches jazz, bluegrass, blues, rock, music, & guitar theory.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: beginner
  • Certificate of completion included
  • Updates included
  • Have questions on how digital purchases work? Learn more here

Requirements

These courses are available online and course material is stored on our server so you do not have to download any special software. We recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

We have experienced that for Mac it is better to download Mozilla Firefox.

Course Outline

  • Guitar Lessons
    • Preview - 2:14
    • Welcome to the Course - 11:17
    • String Names - 4:25
    • How to Read TAB - 4:56
    • Tuning - 8:43
    • Find Any Note - 8:19
    • Open Chords - 8:07
    • Pick Control - 10:37
    • Warm Up Exercise - 10:37
    • Strumming - 7:10
    • Pentatonic Minor Scale - 5:38
    • Techniques - 7:45
    • Barre Chords - 8:55
    • Pentatonic Minor Scale - For Major Keys - 6:03
    • Arpeggios - 5:27
    • Rumba - 15:03
    • How to Use Backing Tracks - 14:42
    • Moving Forward - 8:52

View Full Curriculum


Access
Lifetime
Content
2.0 hours
Lessons
22

Easy Blues Guitar Crash Course

Learn the Structure of a Blues Chord Progression, Strumming Patterns, Beats, & Major Blues Chords

By Dan Dresnok | in Online Courses

This course is designed for players who have some experience playing guitar but haven't learned all of the essential blues techniques. If you're looking to get familiar with the major Delta-style blues, the rhythm & strumming of the swing feel, and how to properly solo over progressions and songs, this course is for you.

  • Access 22 lectures & 2 hours of content 24/7
  • Build a solid foundation on blues theory
  • Master the different strumming techniques
  • Get acquainted with blues soloing methods
  • Capture the authentic feel of the blues

Dan Dresnok | Guitar Teacher
5.0/5 Instructor Rating
Dan Dresnok is a guitar teacher with over 50,000 students both online & in-person. He has been teaching guitar for over 30 years & he worked as a session guitarist for recording studios, performed countless times, & moderated over 100 group guitar clinics. He teaches jazz, bluegrass, blues, rock, music, & guitar theory.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Certificate of completion included
  • Updates included
  • Have questions on how digital purchases work? Learn more here

Requirements

These courses are available online and course material is stored on our server so you do not have to download any special software. We recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

We have experienced that for Mac it is better to download Mozilla Firefox.

Course Outline

  • Blues Guitar Lessons
    • Preview - 3:06
    • Welcome to the Course - 11:45
    • Tuning - 10:02
    • Chords - E7 A7 B7 - 2:57
    • 12-Bar Blues - 2:53
    • Triplet Feel - 3:19
    • Swing Feel - 3:47
    • Blues in E - 6:05
    • The I IV V Change - 4:21
    • Turnarounds: Walkups & Walkdowns - 9:33
    • Blues Soloing - 12:10
    • Blues in G - 5:49
    • Blues in C - 3:32
    • Blues in A - 5:47
    • Minor Blues - 20:58
  • Jam Tracks
    • How to Use Backing Tracks - 14:42
    • Jam Track - 12-Bar Blues in E - 10:09
    • Jam Track - 12-Bar Blues in G - 10:09
    • Jam Track - 12-Bar Blues in A - 10:09
    • Jam Track - 12-Bar Blues in C - 10:09
    • Jam Track - Minor 12-Bar Blues in A - 10:02
    • Closing Thoughts - 4:52

View Full Curriculum


Access
Lifetime
Content
13.0 hours
Lessons
52

Jazz for the Curious Guitarist

Learn the Essentials of Guitar Playing & Master the Advanced Chords for Jazz Improvisation

By Dan Dresnok | in Online Courses

This course will guide you through the fundamentals of guitar playing and get you to the point where you can play your favorite songs on the instrument. It's designed for those who are new to guitars or those who want to improve their skills. The lessons in this course include basic picking, string bending, chords, and how to navigate scales through arpeggios and pentatonic scales.

  • Access 52 lectures & 13 hours of content 24/7
  • Play solo using every arpeggio
  • Master the extensive music theory & altered theory
  • Advanced scales & soloing techniques
  • Discover different chord progressions & practice jam examples

Dan Dresnok | Guitar Teacher
5.0/5 Instructor Rating
Dan Dresnok is a guitar teacher with over 50,000 students both online & in-person. He has been teaching guitar for over 30 years & he worked as a session guitarist for recording studios, performed countless times, & moderated over 100 group guitar clinics. He teaches jazz, bluegrass, blues, rock, music, & guitar theory.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course:
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required:
  • Certificate of completion included?
  • Updates included?
  • Have questions on how digital purchases work? Learn more here

Requirements

These courses are available online and course material is stored on our server so you do not have to download any special software. We recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

We have experienced that for Mac it is better to download Mozilla Firefox.

Course Outline

  • Jazz Beginner
    • Types of 7th Chords - 29:48
    • Relative Chords - 18:15
    • Relative Modes - 19:46
    • Relative Chords with 7ths - 20:36
    • Arpeggios - 7ths - 20:23
    • Jam - Relative C Chords - 24:02
  • Guitar Basics
    • Preview - 2:24
    • Welcome to the Course - 11:47
    • Guitar Fundamentals - 19:03
    • Open Chords - 14:42
    • Barre Chords - Basic - 18:44
    • Arpeggios - Basic - 22:57
    • Rhythm Study - 28:32
    • Major Scale in C - 17:56
    • Techniques - 18:38
  • Jazz Novice
    • Types of 6 and 9 Chords - 19:02
    • Relative Chords to the 9th Extension - 15:56
    • Arpeggios - 6s and 9s - 16:55
    • Various Types of Chords - 15:15
    • Chord Numbering - 17:16
    • The ii V I Change - 14:44
  • Jazz Intermediate
    • Intervals - 22:27
    • Relative Chords to the 13th Extension - 26:35
    • Arpeggios - 6/9, 11, 13 - 17:02
    • Chord Tones & Dyads - 19:53
    • Reading Music - 28:52
    • Cycling 4ths - 11:08
  • Jazz Advanced
    • Altered Chords - 20:03
    • Altered Arpeggios - 17:14
    • Whole Tone Scale - 9:25
    • Super Locrian Mode - 13:12
    • Diminished Scale - 14:34
    • Passing Dim7 Chords - 15:34
  • Jazz Expert
    • Passing Dominant Chords - 19:27
    • Tritone Substitution & Secondary Dominants - 17:26
    • Advanced Pentatonics - 19:31
    • Bebop Scales - 10:03
    • Jazz Progression 1 - 8:21
    • Jazz Progression 2 - 12:26
    • Honorable Mention - 9:18
  • Bonus Lessons
    • Phrygian Dominant Scale - 8:40
    • Dominant in Music - 13:22
    • Lydian Dominant Scale - 6:31
    • Altered Chords - 12:49
    • CmM7 - 15:24
    • Dim7 Chords - 16:55
    • Straight 8th vs Swinging 8ths - 10:55
  • Backing Tracks
    • Backing Track - C 116 bpm - 10:12
    • Backing Track - Cm 72 bpm - 10:06
    • Backing Track - Eb 88 bpm - 10:11
    • Backing Track - C 100 bpm - 9:59
    • Backing Track - Bb 140 bpm - 10:03

View Full Curriculum


Access
Lifetime
Content
9.0 hours
Lessons
45

Blues for the Curious Guitarist

Get a Complete Understanding of How Blues Progressions Work — Theory, Techniques, & Pattern!

By Dan Dresnok | in Online Courses

By the end of this course, you'll be chord comping & soloing over several different major & minor blues progressions & songs. You'll have endless chord-changing possibilities so that your chords will always be exciting with unlimited soloing choices. You'll learn to properly solo over blues songs in any key, giving you several positions & options for where & how you want to approach your solos.

  • Access 45 lectures & 9 hours of content 24/7
  • Navigate blues theory
  • Incorporate major & minor blues forms to your style
  • Explore creative ways of playing blues tricks
  • Play old blues songs

Dan Dresnok | Guitar Teacher
5.0/5 Instructor Rating
Dan Dresnok is a guitar teacher with over 50,000 students both online & in-person. He has been teaching guitar for over 30 years & he worked as a session guitarist for recording studios, performed countless times, & moderated over 100 group guitar clinics. He teaches jazz, bluegrass, blues, rock, music, & guitar theory.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Certificate of completion included
  • Updates included
  • Have questions on how digital purchases work? Learn more here

Requirements

These courses are available online and course material is stored on our server so you do not have to download any special software. We recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

We have experienced that for Mac it is better to download Mozilla Firefox.

Course Outline

  • Blues Guitar Basics
    • Preview - 3:15
    • Welcome to the Course - 12:10
    • Guitar Fundamentals - 19:37
    • Tuning Your Guitar - 10:02
    • Open Chords - 17:47
    • Barre Chords - 22:51
    • Basic Rhythm - 22:59
    • Swing Feel - 20:51
    • Arpeggios - 18:55
    • Scales - 22:40
    • Techniques - 15:07
    • Dominant 7th Chord Shapes - 12:29
  • Major Blues
    • 12-Bar Blues in E - 21:24
    • Walk-Ups & Walk-Downs - 11:25
    • Soloing with Arpeggios - 16:10
    • Soloing with Mixolydian - 21:00
    • 12-Bar Blues in A - 25:55
    • The Blue Note - 13:04
    • 12-Bar Blues in C - 15:03
    • Relative & Parallel Modes - 16:00
  • Minor Blues
    • Minor 12-Bar Blues in A - 9:54
    • Soloing with Minor Arpeggios - 8:39
    • Soloing with Pentatonic Minor Scale - 13:40
    • Soloing with Natural Minor Scale - 17:31
    • Minor 12-Bar Blues in E - 11:42
    • Minor 12-Bar Blues in G - 11:26
  • Blues Songs
    • Backwater Blues - 5:03
    • Frankie and Albert - 5:12
    • Dust My Broom - 3:16
    • Going Down the Road Feeling Bad - 4:54
    • Saint James Infirmary Blues - 7:58
    • Nobody Knows You When You're Down & Out - 7:09
    • How to Use Backing Tracks - 14:42
    • Closing Thoughts - Moving Forward - 7:06
  • Jam Tracks
    • How to Use Backing Tracks - 14:42
    • Jam Track - 12-Bar Blues in G Major - 10:09
    • Jam Track - 12-Bar Blues in A Major - 10:09
    • Jam Track - 12-Bar Blues in C Major - 10:09
    • Jam Track - 12-Bar Blues in E Major - 10:09
    • Jam Track - Minor 12-Bar Blues in A - 10:02
  • Bonus Lessons
    • More Blues Turnarounds #1 - 4:27
    • More Blues Turnarounds #2 - 6:21
    • More Blues Turnarounds #3 - 7:21
    • More Blues Turnarounds #4 - 7:47
    • More Blues Turnarounds #5 - 9:45

View Full Curriculum


Access
Lifetime
Content
7.0 hours
Lessons
109

Music Composition with the Piano: Ultimate Keyboard Theory

Get Practical, Hands-On Experience in Learning How to Play the Piano & Master the Basic Theory

By Jack Vaughan | in Online Courses

Many composers, producers, and young musicians feel restricted by their lack of ability and knowledge of music theory at the piano. Without a doubt, one of the greatest things you can do to supercharge your musical abilities is to gain greater technique and experience or harmony and music theory at the piano.

The aim of this course is to give anyone a powerful and extensive musical vocabulary, from the ground up - right up to advanced music theory, chords & harmony.

  • Access 109 lectures & 7 hours of content 24/7
  • Learn practical ways to play the piano
  • Create beautiful musical notes
  • Develop your musical abilities
  • Write wonderful compositions

Jack Vaughan | Composer | Conductor | Founder of LeanMusician.com
5.0/5 Instructor Rating
Jack Vaughan is a composer, conductor, and founder of LeanMusician.com His courses have been taken by thousands of students in nearly 100 countries and he's been teaching and directing music for over 10 years. Jack's work focuses on helping musicians be more effective and passionately engaged with their work - in performance, composition, and inner game. Jack also works in tech as an educator, training non-technical developers to create software with no code

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Certificate of completion included
  • Updates included
  • Have questions on how digital purchases work? Learn more here

Requirements

These courses are available online and course material is stored on our server so you do not have to download any special software. We recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

We have experienced that for Mac it is better to download Mozilla Firefox.

Course Outline

  • 1. Introduction
    • Introduction - 4:05
    • Overview of the Course - 5:10
    • Resources - 1:06
  • 2. Up & Running with Chords & Melodies
    • The Grid - 3:38
    • The Chromatic Scale - 4:14
    • Creating a Major Key - 5:37
    • Creating Chords Inside of a Key - 8:22
    • Naming Notes on the Piano - 5:46
    • Ambient Track Assignment - 1:44
    • Ambient Track Example - 5:18
  • 3. Gravity: Harmonic Centers
    • Establishing 'Gravity' With Keys - 3:59
    • The Circle of fifths | Major Key Gravity - 7:15
    • Creating a Minor Scale - 5:01
    • Circle of fifths | Minor Key Gravity - 5:25
    • Learning all Keys - 4:17
    • Transposing Chords & Melodies - 4:09
    • Get Composing! - 10:16
  • 4. Piano Technique: The Key to Fluency
    • Technique & Fluency at the Piano - 5:57
    • Hand positions & fingerings - 7:20
    • Wandering hands backing tracks - 0:26
    • Assignment - 1:42
    • Wandering Hands Example Track - 12:42
  • 5. Diatonic Harmony: Chords & Progressions Inside Keys
    • Introduction to Chords in a Key - 8:43
    • Analysing 1000+ Tunes - 4:12
    • Common Chord Progressions - 10:15
    • 30% Different - 2:31
    • Chord 5 in Minor - 4:19
    • Harmony Cheat Sheet! - 1:55
  • 6. Melody Over Harmony
    • Tension & Resolution - 3:23
    • Chord tones - 3:08
    • Non-chord Tones - 3:22
    • The Feelings of Different Intervals - 8:31
    • Layering & Overlapping - 6:20
    • Non-diatonic Tones - 3:07
    • The Pentatonic Scale - 3:58
    • Patterns - 3:59
    • Assignment - 2:18
    • Response - 4:17
  • 7. Structuring Harmony: Extending & Creating New Harmonic Sections
    • Roman Numerals - 3:29
    • Harmonic Structure - 3:12
    • Repeating Harmony - 5:20
    • Repeating Harmony Example Track - 5:00
    • Small Changes in Harmony - 3:33
    • Varying Your Bass Lines - 3:47
    • Modulation | New Centres of Gravity - 7:30
    • Assignment - 1:36
    • 3 Different Sections Example Track - 1:55
  • 8. Chord Voicings & Arrangement
    • Introduction to Voicing - 2:34
    • Arpeggiation - 2:14
    • Examples of Arpeggiation in Context - 8:00
    • Closed & Open Position Chords - 2:29
    • Chord Inversions - 4:20
    • Doubling Notes - 8:33
    • Dropping Notes - 2:20
    • Voice Leading - 7:50
    • Grace Notes - 2:27
    • Accompaniment Assignment - 4:49
    • Accompaniment for Singers Example - 2:22
    • Orchestral String Writing Assignment - 2:35
    • Orchestral String Writing Example - 1:46
    • Another Example of Voice Leading - 3:18
    • Harmony Cheat Sheet 2 - 0:49
  • 9. Bass Lines
    • Bass Lines Introduction - Supporting the Harmony - 4:23
    • Voice Leading & Passing Notes - 4:32
    • Bass Line Riffs - 2:40
  • 10. Chromatic Harmony: Chords From Scratch
    • Introduction to Chords from Scratch - 1:30
    • In Depth Chords from Scratch - 1:54
    • How to Create Triads from Scratch - 6:05
    • Suspension chords - 2:42
    • Working out the Key of a Song - 3:38
    • Modulation & Secondary Dominants - 5:25
    • Pushing Out of the Key | Example Track - 1:24
    • Assignment
  • 11. Upper Structures
    • Introduction to Upper Structures - 2:58
    • Creating 7th Chords from Scratch - 7:43
    • Diminished & Augmented 7th Chords - 2:58
    • Creating 9th Chords from Scratch - 3:36
    • Creating 11ths 13th Chords from Scratch - 4:11
    • Upper Structure Assignments - 1:55
    • Upper Structure Composing Example - 1:42
    • Upper Structure Re-harmonizing Example - 1:51
  • 12. Reading Chord Symbols
    • How to Read Chords & Chord Symbols - 7:40
    • Harmony Cheat Sheet Level 3 - 0:43
  • 13. Problem Solving
    • Where do I Start? Generating Material with Rules - 9:06
    • Patterns, Patterns, Patterns - 9:03
    • Problem Solving - 9:46
  • 14. Harmonic Rhythm
    • Introduction to Harmonic Rhythm - 4:55
    • Passing chords & reharmonisation - 6:50
    • Reharmonization Assignment - 0:24
  • 15. Melodic Rhythm
    • Melodic Rhythm - 3:48
    • Phrasing & Space - 2:47
    • Phrasing & Melodic Rhythm Assignment - 1:32
  • 16. Accompaniment & Arrangement Rhythms
    • Standard Accompaniment Patterns (with commentary) - 5:49
    • Standard Accompaniment Patterns (no commentary) - 5:49
    • Musical Layers & Alignment - 3:54
    • Musical Alignment Example - 5:45
    • The Chord Progression Bible - 3:32
  • 17. Advanced Melodic Colors
    • What scales go with what chords? - 3:43
    • The Blues Scale - 2:09
    • Harmonic & Melodic Minor Scale - 2:41
    • The Scale Omnibus - 3:44
    • Paired Pentatonics - 7:03
    • Modes - 7:32
  • 18. Chord Relationships & Thematic Writing
    • Chord Relationships - 5:59
    • Chord Relationship & Arpeggiation Assignment - 1:32
    • Chord Relationship & Arpeggiation Example - 3:51
    • Creating Themes - 3:15
  • Conclusion
    • Resources
    • Conclusion and What's Next? - 2:59

View Full Curriculum


Access
Lifetime
Content
5.0 hours
Lessons
61

Practicing and Arranging Music with the Piano

Learn the Fundamentals, Music Theory & Composition of Playing the Piano

By Jack Vaughan | in Online Courses

In language learning, there is a well-known hack or trick to pushing through early stages much quicker than the 'average' learner and it’s to find the top 300 most used words or patterns in the language and to learn those first.

The aim of this course is to help composers arrange more fluently at the piano by focusing on practicing the fundamental patterns of arrangement. By taking this course you will enhance your composing and arranging skills, as well as become a better piano player.

  • Access 61 lectures & 5 hours of content 24/7
  • Start combining and manipulating patterns in many different ways
  • Deconstruct your favorite music & emulate it with ease
  • Increase your fluency in identifying musical patterns
  • Start composing your own masterpiece

Jack Vaughan | Composer | Conductor | Founder of LeanMusician.com
5.0/5 Instructor Rating
Jack Vaughan is a composer, conductor, and founder of LeanMusician.com His courses have been taken by thousands of students in nearly 100 countries and he's been teaching and directing music for over 10 years. Jack's work focuses on helping musicians be more effective and passionately engaged with their work - in performance, composition, and inner game. Jack also works in tech as an educator, training non-technical developers to create software with no code

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: intermediate
  • Certificate of completion included
  • Updates included
  • Have questions on how digital purchases work? Learn more here

Requirements

These courses are available online and course material is stored on our server so you do not have to download any special software. We recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

We have experienced that for Mac it is better to download Mozilla Firefox.

Course Outline

  • Introduction
    • Introduction - 3:15
    • Overview & How to Use This Course - 6:52
    • Resources - 1:31
  • Harmony
    • Introduction - 3:17
    • How to use this section - 9:06
    • Keystones - 6:38
    • 1564 - 3:46
    • Einaudi - 1:53
    • 12 Bar Blues - 6:22
    • Time - 3:02
    • Step Down - 3:48
    • The Sequence - 3:27
    • Lord Chords - 3:05
    • Minor 4 Soul - 3:03
    • 36251 - 4:07
    • Secondary Dominants - 6:21
    • Jazz Blues - 9:06
    • Chord Relationships & Bi-tonality - 5:21
  • Repertoire
    • Outlines - 8:34
    • Jamming - 3:22
    • Transcribing - 4:55
    • Pattern Library - 5:30
    • Example Tunes - 10:51
  • Voicings
    • Voicings Introduction - 6:45
    • Inversions - 7:08
    • Closed & Open - 3:24
    • Doubling, Dropping + Adding - 4:10
    • 3rds, 6ths & 10ths - 5:12
    • Grace Notes - 3:32
    • Harmonizing Melody - 3:40
    • Rootless - 4:33
    • Voice Leading - 6:10
  • Accompanimental Patterns
    • Introduction to Accompanimental Patterns - 2:33
    • Block Chords - 6:36
    • Broken Chords & Arpeggios: Part 1 - 26:53
    • Broken Chords & Arpeggios: Part 2 - 12:15
    • Alternating Chords - 5:18
    • Comping - 7:32
    • Stride - 5:54
    • Bass Lines - 9:22
  • Rhythm
    • Grooves & Loops - 6:29
    • Introduction to Groove - 3:04
    • Tempo + Time - 2:04
    • Strong + Weak Beats - 3:02
    • Subdivision - 7:43
    • Swing - 2:08
    • Imperfection - 2:08
    • Accents + Dynamics - 2:08
    • Grace Notes + Ghost Notes - 2:07
    • Cross Rhythms - 8:56
    • One Chord Genres - 2:45
  • Melodic Patterns
    • Flowing - 4:39
    • Sequences - 8:05
    • Pentatonics - 6:50
    • Paired Pentatonics - 7:03
    • Multi-Scales - 4:24
  • Conclusion
    • Putting it all together
    • Practice & Composing Tips | Pt 1 - 5:20
    • Practice & Composing Tips | Pt 2 - 6:53
    • Practice & Composing Tips | Pt 3 - 5:59
    • Conclusion - 0:55
  • Introduction
    • Introduction - 3:15
    • Overview & How to Use This Course - 6:52
    • Resources - 1:31
  • Harmony
    • Introduction - 3:17
    • How to use this section - 9:06
    • Keystones - 6:38
    • 1564 - 3:46
    • Einaudi - 1:53
    • 12 Bar Blues - 6:22
    • Time - 3:02
    • Step Down - 3:48
    • The Sequence - 3:27
    • Lord Chords - 3:05
    • Minor 4 Soul - 3:03
    • 36251 - 4:07
    • Secondary Dominants - 6:21
    • Jazz Blues - 9:06
    • Chord Relationships & Bi-tonality - 5:21
  • Repertoire
    • Outlines - 8:34
    • Jamming - 3:22
    • Transcribing - 4:55
    • Pattern Library - 5:30
    • Example Tunes - 10:51
  • Voicings
    • Voicings Introduction - 6:45
    • Inversions - 7:08
    • Closed & Open - 3:24
    • Doubling, Dropping + Adding - 4:10
    • 3rds, 6ths & 10ths - 5:12
    • Grace Notes - 3:32
    • Harmonizing Melody - 3:40
    • Rootless - 4:33
    • Voice Leading - 6:10
  • Accompanimental Patterns
    • Introduction to Accompanimental Patterns - 2:33
    • Block Chords - 6:36
    • Broken Chords & Arpeggios: Part 1 - 26:53
    • Broken Chords & Arpeggios: Part 2 - 12:15
    • Alternating Chords - 5:18
    • Comping - 7:32
    • Stride - 5:54
    • Bass Lines - 9:22
  • Rhythm
    • Grooves & Loops - 6:29
    • Introduction to Groove - 3:04
    • Tempo + Time - 2:04
    • Strong + Weak Beats - 3:02
    • Subdivision - 7:43
    • Swing - 2:08
    • Imperfection - 2:08
    • Accents + Dynamics - 2:08
    • Grace Notes + Ghost Notes - 2:07
    • Cross Rhythms - 8:56
    • One Chord Genres - 2:45
  • Melodic Patterns
    • Flowing - 4:39
    • Sequences - 8:05
    • Pentatonics - 6:50
    • Paired Pentatonics - 7:03
    • Multi-Scales - 4:24
  • Conclusion
    • Putting it all together
    • Practice & Composing Tips | Pt 1 - 5:20
    • Practice & Composing Tips | Pt 2 - 6:53
    • Practice & Composing Tips | Pt 3 - 5:59
    • Conclusion - 0:55

View Full Curriculum



Terms

  • Unredeemed licenses can be returned for store credit within 30 days of purchase. Once your license is redeemed, all sales are final.
  • This item is excluded from coupons.