Chick Corea Plays Piano Bach Speaks About Learning To Play Piano

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This video entitled “Practice” is a very unusual look into the practicing procedure of Chick Corea. He is working on a Bach piece, and while playing, gives a very candid appraisal about his progress and difficulties in learning the piece. It is really a treat watching one of the world most renown jazz pianists in a personal practice moment. I like the part when he says, “I goof up right in here”. This is a great video to see how to . . . → Read More: Chick Corea Plays Piano Bach Speaks About Learning To Play Piano

Hiromi Uehara Piano Solo Live George Gershwin I Got Rhythm

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In this fabulous video, Hiromi Uehara plays an absolutely beautiful version of George Gershwin’s “I Got Rhythm”. Hiromi’s playing is boundless, with unbelievably intricate rhythms and stunning melodic development. Her styling covers bebop, stride and . . . → Read More: Hiromi Uehara Piano Solo Live George Gershwin I Got Rhythm

Photos of My Piano & Keyboard Students at My Piano Lessons Portland Studio

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I’ve been teaching piano lessons in Portland for quite some time. My students provide me with endless opportunities to learn more about teaching every day. I love watching . . . → Read More: Photos of My Piano & Keyboard Students at My Piano Lessons Portland Studio

Silvan Zingg Blues Solo Piano Prodigy Silvan's Night Train Trip Video

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Here is Silvan Zingg playing his composition “Silvan’s Night Train Trip” with his trio. Beyond basic piano lessons, I get a lot of requests for Blues piano. It’s lots of fun to play and very relaxing. Anyone with moderate piano skills can learn to play Blues. The key to learning Blues is to . . . → Read More: Silvan Zingg Blues Solo Piano Prodigy Silvan’s Night Train Trip Video

Kenny Blues Boss Wayne Plays Blues Piano Boogie Woogie Video

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This is a great video of Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne playing an excellent Boogie Woogie style piece. His piano playing is a good example of how the left and right hand can work together to make . . . → Read More: Kenny Blues Boss Wayne Plays Blues Piano Boogie Woogie Video

Great Blues Piano Solo Improvisation Luca Sestak Live in Austria Video

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Here’s a great Blues piano solo improvisation by the gifted Luca Sestak, recorded live in Austria. Luca Sestak was 17 at the time of this recording. Luca was born on January 10, 1995 in Celle, Germany. He began playing piano at . . . → Read More: Great Blues Piano Solo Improvisation Luca Sestak Live in Austria Video

Coldplay Paradise Piano Solo Video from Mylo Xyloto Album

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Here is a cover video of the Coldplay track Paradise, from their Mylo Xyloto Album. Coldplay is a British alternative rock band started in 1996. They quickly gained . . . → Read More: Coldplay Paradise Piano Solo Video from Mylo Xyloto Album

Silvan Zingg Honky Tonk Train Blues Piano Solo Improvisation Great Video

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Silvan Zingg plays “Honky Tonk Train Blues” at The Hamburg Boogie Woogie Connection in the Hamburger Fabrik on the 8 and 9 August 2013. Zingg is truly a Blues master, with well developed melodies and steady left hand with a nice variety of rhythmic variations. This is a terrific example of a . . . → Read More: Silvan Zingg Honky Tonk Train Blues Piano Solo Improvisation Great Video

Terrific Solo Piano Performance Chick Corea Legends of Jazz Video

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Chick Corea does a beautiful acoustic jazz performance of “Armando’s Rhumba” from the series Legends of Jazz with Ramsey Lewis. His artful keyboard expression makes his playing wonderful to listen to. Crafty ethnic inspired melodies and precise playing is a hallmark of Chick Corea performances. I love the opening with . . . → Read More: Chick Corea Terrific Solo Piano Performance Legends of Jazz Video

Russian Folk Song Yablotchko Piano Duet Student Teacher Video

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Madeleine plays a duet along with me. It’s a traditional Russian folk song called “Yablotchko” (apples). Playing duets is a great way to get students to learn to play in rhythm. It can be the most . . . → Read More: Russian Folk Song Yablotchko Piano Duet Student Teacher Video

Stop Motion Animation Flower Combining Keyboard and Camera

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A Stop Motion Animation called Flower. I created this video to show my piano students how to combine a video with music. Creating Stop Motion Animations and Time Lapse Videos are . . . → Read More: Stop Motion Animation Flower Combining Keyboard and Camera

Oscar Peterson C Jam Blues Piano Trip Fabulous Performance

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Recorded Live in Denmark,1964. Oscar Peterson on Piano; Ray Brown on Bass; Ed Thigpen on Drums. Oscar Emmanuel Peterson, 1925 – 2007, was a jazz pianist and composer from Canada. Peterson started piano . . . → Read More: Oscar Peterson Live Piano Blues Trio C Jam Fabulous Performance

Wild Performance Piano Jazz Hiromi Uehara Japanese Timeout Video

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Hiromi Uehara, commonly known as Hiromi, is a jazz composer and pianist from Hamamatsu, Japan. She is recognized by her incredibly virtuosic technique, high energetic performances and . . . → Read More: Wild Performance Piano Jazz Hiromi Uehara Japanese Timeout Video

Chick Corea & Hiromi Uehara - Spain Recorded Live Tokyo Japan 2006

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A Wonderful Chick Corea Video. Recorded Live in Tokyo, Japan on September 2-3 2006, at Tokyo Jazz Festival. Chick Corea and Hiromi Uehara play “Spain” one of Chick Corea’s most well known pieces. Spain was composed in 1971, appearing on the album Light as a Feather, performances by . . . → Read More: Chick Corea & Hiromi Uehara – Spain Recorded Live Tokyo Japan 2006

Video Lang Lang Plays Chopin Solo Piano Keyboard Live

Lang Lang was born in Shenyang China in 1982. He is a famous classical concert pianist. He currently resides in New York City. Lang Lang is known throughout the world, having played concerts in Europe, North America, and Asia. He has also made numerous television appearances and has recorded many albums. Lang Lang began studying keyboard lessons at the age of three. Two years later, he played his first piano concert and placed first. His flashy style and thunderous keyboard playing have garnered both praise and . . . → Read More: Video Lang Lang Plays Chopin Solo Piano Keyboard Live

Video - Valentina Lisitsa From Kiev Ukraine Piano Solo Live Performance

Video – Valentina Lisitsa From Kiev Ukraine Piano Solo Live Performance. A wonderful live performance from Seoul, South Korea. She has become a virtual star on YouTube and is one of the most watched pianists. Valentina Lisitsa plays a Rachmaninoff Prelude. Valentina Lisitsa, was born in Kiev, Ukraine. When she was only three years old, she started piano lessons. A very gifted child, she gave her first recital performance when she was only . . . → Read More: Video – Valentina Lisitsa From Kiev Ukraine Piano Solo Live Performance

Video - Solo Rock Piano - Ben Folds Plays A Live Concert

A video with Ben Fold playing a cool piano solo. Recorded during a live concert performance. Ben Folds is an American keyboard and piano player, and singer-songwriter. He also is a record producer. His first band, Ben Folds Five, recorded albums from 1995 to 2000. Their piano heavy alternative rock style was new and fresh, and his band gained much notoriety. He left the band to continue a solo career. He has since toured as a solo artist throughout the world. He has done live appearances with William Shatner and . . . → Read More: Video – Solo Rock Piano – Ben Folds Plays A Live Concert

Video - Randy Newman Plays Piano - You've Got A Friend In Me

This video is of Randy Newman singing “You’ve Got A Friend In Me” and playing piano live at Jazz Open, Stuttgart, Germany. The song is from the movie ‘Toy Story’ and is about the friendship of the film’s characters Andy and Woody. Randy’s unique style of singing, keyboard playing, and lyric writing have made his performances easily recognizable. Randy Newman spent his youth in Los Angeles, California. His family later moved to New Orleans. Newman began piano lessons when he was six. He began his successful and longstanding songwriting career at the when he was 17. He states that Ray Charles . . . → Read More: Video – Randy Newman Plays Piano – You’ve Got A Friend In Me

Video - Keith Jarrett Piano Jazz Improvisation Solo Concert

This video is a beautiful performance by Keith Jarrett playing a piano solo concert. Recorded live in Tokyo in 1984, the playing is an excellent example of the massive talent of Keith Jarrett. Jarrett is a master at improvisation, and gives rich, modern interpretations that are simply wonderful to listen to. Keith Jarrett began playing the piano even before he was three years old, and began piano lessons soon afterward.Through decades of public performances, Keith Jarrett has become . . . → Read More: Video – Keith Jarrett Piano Jazz Improvisation Solo Concert

Beginner Piano Keyboard Lessons Haiku Portland Oregon

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Beginner Piano Keyboard Lessons. New Adventure. Begin And Discover A Whole New World. 503-771-2385 Piano Lessons & Keyboard Lessons Portland Oregon. All Ages. Piano lessons now – my mind is in right focus – einstein would be . . . → Read More: Beginner Piano Keyboard Lessons Haiku Portland Oregon

Video - Exceptional Jazz Blues Piano Solo With Oscar Peterson Styling

This is a wonderful piano solo in the jazz & blues styling of Oscar Peterson. Jazz is a very exciting form of music. At my Portland piano studio, we begin improvisation by learning Blues Piano. Whether played on a piano or a keyboard, Blues Piano can be learning quickly and has a very easy to understand format. It is incredibly . . . → Read More: Video – Exceptional Jazz Blues Piano Solo With Oscar Peterson Styling

Video - Randy Newman Live Performing Louisiana 1927 on Piano

On this video from 2006, Randy Newman performs at a festival in Stuttgart Germany. “Louisiana 1927” is about the flood of that year that destroyed many homes and left 700,000 people without shelter. The song was composed in 1974. This is one of Newman’s most popular and emotional songs. Randy Newman’s music accomplishments are . . . → Read More: Video – Randy Newman Live Performing Louisiana 1927 on Piano

Video - Arlo Guthrie Sings and Plays Piano - Live Performance

Arlo Guthrie plays piano and sings in this video of him performing “City of New Orleans” live. “City of New Orleans” was composed by Steve Goodman and is a nostalgic story about a train route from Chicago to New Orleans. Arlo first recorded the song in 1972 and it has been widely associated with him ever since. In 2005, traveled that rough to arrive in New Orleans to . . . → Read More: Video – Arlo Guthrie Sings and Plays Piano – Live Performance

Video - Bach Minuet in G - Beginning Classical Piano Lessons

A video of a student playing Minuet in G, composed by Johann Sebastian Bach. Bach wrote this piece as one of 16 songs that he presented to his wife, Anna Magdalena Bach, as a gift. Learning to play piano or keyboard begins with reading music. As beginning piano lessons expand from the basics, they will have a better idea what kind of music they enjoy playing. There are so many great styles of music to choose from. Classical music is one of the . . . → Read More: Video – Bach Minuet in G – Beginning Classical Piano Lessons

Video - Terrific Solo Blues Piano - Mary Lou Williams

This is a terrific example of stride piano blues. Mary Lou Williams plays a wonderful solo blues at age 70. Her accomplished style of combining strong right hand blues melodies and her legendary stride piano left hand are showcased in this recording. Mary Lou Williams was born in Atlanta Georgia in 1910. She was a jazz and blues piano player, composer, and arranger. In her long career, she recorded and arranged hundreds of songs. She also wrote music and arranged for Duke Ellington and Benny Goodman. Some of her close friends included . . . → Read More: Video – Terrific Solo Blues Piano – Mary Lou Williams

Piano Lessons, Keyboard for Beginners, Portland Oregon - Children, Adults

If learning piano is something you have been thinking about for some time, here’s some of the things you can expect learning to play piano or keyboard. Learning piano is a wonderful new skill that you will have for years. It’s a very personal endeavor, and can be exciting and adventurous. You will begin to appreciate music in a way that you never imagined. Listening to music is great, but being able to play it will give you an entirely new level of understanding. Individual private piano lessons will give you a weekly opportunity to . . . → Read More: Piano Lessons, Keyboard for Beginners, Portland Oregon – Children, Adults

Video Jazz Piano - Abdullah Ibrahim Plays Cape Town Flower (1999)

Here Is A Video Of A Beautiful And Moving Performance Of “Cape Town Flower” Recorded At The Lugano Jazz Festival In Switzerland In 1999. The Trio Playing Here Is One Of Abdullah´s Best Ensembles Ever. Abdullah Ibrahim Is One Of My Favorite Composers And Pianists. His Music Is Rich, Innovative, And Lovely To Listen To. His Style Of Playing Includes Many Varied Elements From Jazz And Blues Piano. Abdullah Ibrahim Was Born In 1932 In Cape Town, South Africa. Ibrahim Is A Pianist And Composer. His Music Reflects Multicultural Influences From . . . → Read More: Video Jazz Piano – Abdullah Ibrahim Plays Cape Town Flower (1999)

Video - Nice Traditional Boogie Woogie Blues Piano - Silvan's Night Train Trip

Here Is A Nice Video Of The Silvan Zingg Band Playing “Silvan’s Night Train Trip”. Enzo Muci Plays The Bass And Michel Denis Plays Drums. This Is A Great Example Of A Classic Boogie Woogie Style Piece. Silvan Zingg Is From Switzerland, And Is Well Known For His This Style Of Playing. He’s Even Been Called The Boogie Woogie Ambassador. Zingg’s Family Was Very Musical And Encouraged Him Early On. He Started Playing Piano At A Young Age, Even Before Starting School. He Gave His First Professional Performance At The Age Of . . . → Read More: Video – Nice Traditional Boogie Woogie Blues Piano – Silvan’s Night Train Trip

Video - Norah Jones Playing Piano on Sunrise (Live in Amsterdam)

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Here Is A Wonderful Video Of Norah Jones And Her Band Playing “Sunrise” Live In Amsterdam In 2007. Norah Jones Is One Of The Best Selling Artists Of Today. Possessing An Unusually Beautiful Voice, Her Fabulous Recordings Have Made Her The Top Jazz Artist Of The 2000-2009 Decade, As Named By Billboard Magazine. Norah Began Her Professional Career In 2002, And Immediately Became A Very Popular Artist. Norah Jones Began Singing As A Child, In Church Choirs And Took Piano Lessons. In High School, Jones Sang In . . . → Read More: Video – Norah Jones Playing Piano on Sunrise (Live in Amsterdam)

Video - Great Piano Jazz Solo on Keyboard - Terrific Improvisation Style

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Here In Portland, At My Studio, My Piano Lessons And Keyboard Lessons Students Learn A Number Of Different Piano Skills. For Some, One Of Those Is Jazz Piano. Playing To Play Jazz Piano Can Begin With A Basic Introduction To The Genre. We Often Begin With A Round Of Blues Improvisation To Get Students Started With The Technique Of Developing Improvisational Skills. Developing A Students Ear To Be Able To Play Jazz Is Very Important, And There Are A . . . → Read More: Video – Great Piano Jazz Solo on Keyboard – Terrific Improvisation Style

Increase Your IQ - Piano Lessons For Children & Adults

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Piano Teachers Have Always Known That People Who Take Piano Lessons Or Keyboard Lessons Tend To Have Better Cognitive Skills That Increase Their Success At School, At Work, And In Daily Challenges. Recent Research Has Quantified This With Some Statistical Results. Although Most People Think Of IQ As A Trait You Are Born With, Studies Now Show That It Is Not Static. IQ Levels Can Change Over The Years And Increase When People Are Given Just Several Weeks Of Cognitive Training. On Study Showed Scores Increasing Over . . . → Read More: Increase Your IQ – Piano Lessons For Children & Adults

New Age Piano Lessons Keyboard Lessons - Portland Oregon

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My Students Love Playing New Age Music On The Piano. It’s Fun To Play, And Pieces Can Be Learned Quickly. The Music Is Quite Repetitive, And It Creates A Nice Flow, Filled With Emotion. It’s One Of My Favorite Types Of Music To Teach. New Age Music Is Intended To Create A Peaceful Sense Of Inspiration And Relaxation In The Listener. Often Used As A Background For Yoga, Massage, And Meditation, It Gives Students A Relaxed And Peaceful Connection To The Piano. One Of The Composers Most Popular For New Age Piano Music Is Enya. Her Music Is Very Well Known And Many Of Her Pieces Feature Piano As The Key Instrument. New Age Piano Music Is Recognized By The Feeling It Produces. Sometimes The Music Is Punctuated By . . . → Read More: New Age Piano Lessons Keyboard Lessons – Portland Oregon

Learning to Play Piano & Keyboards For Beginners - Portland Oregon

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Learning To Play Piano And Keyboards Is Best Accomplished With One-On-One, Individual, Private Lessons. Starting From The Beginning, You’ll Be Given All The Basics To Get You Playing In The Shortest Amount Of Time. You’ll Learn To Read Music Ands Feel Confident In Your Playing. You Can Learn Classical Piano Like Bach, Beethoven, Or Chopin, Popular Music Like The Beatles Or Billy Joel, Or New Age, Like The Music Of Enya. Learning To Read Music Will Open The Door To . . . → Read More: Learning to Play Piano & Keyboards For Beginners – Portland Oregon

Video - Keith Jarrett - Somewhere Over the Rainbow Piano Solo Tokyo 1984

Here Is A Wonderful Piano Solo Of “Somewhere Over The Rainbow “ By Keith Jarrett. Known For His Blisteringly Fast And Beautifully Emotional Harmonies, Jarrett Is Considered By Many As The Best Jazz Pianist In The World. Keith Jarrett Is An American Pianist And Composer. Jarrett Began Piano Lessons Before His Third Birthday. At The Age Of Five He Appeared On A Tv Talent Program. He Displayed Prodigious Talent As A Young Child. Jarrett Gave His First Formal Piano Recital At Age Seven, Playing Mozart, Bach, Beethoven, Two Of His Own Piano Compositions. Jarrett Has . . . → Read More: Video – Keith Jarrett – Somewhere Over the Rainbow Piano Solo Tokyo 1984

Video, Chick Corea Akoustic Band Piano Solo, Spain, 2004

This Is A Fabulous Live Piano Solo Of Chick Corea Playing “Spain”, His Classic Tune, At The Montreal Jazz Festival 2004. Chick Corea’s Music Has A Very Distinctive Percussive Style, And Is Often Accented By Unison Playing. His Legendary Playing Is Also Noted For His Fresh Melodies And Ethnic Influences. Chick Corea Is An American Jazz Pianist, And Composer. Corea Began Playing Lessons At The Age Of Eight And Also . . . → Read More: Video, Chick Corea Akoustic Band Piano Solo “Spain”, Montreal Jazz Festival 2004

Beginning Piano Lessons & Keyboard Lessons in Portland Oregon

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Taking Piano Or Keyboard Lessons Opens Up A Whole New World Of Learning And Creativity. Children And Adults Will Discover A Great Avenue For Personal Self Expression And A Way To Have Fun. Playing Piano Is Probably One Of The Most Satisfying And Fulfilling Activities That Someone Can Do. Learning To Read Music Will Inspire And Challenge You, And Make You A More Confident Person. You Might Also Find It Interesting . . . → Read More: Beginning Piano Lessons & Keyboard Lessons in Portland Oregon