How to spend an hour at the piano
Scales, chords, arpeggios, reviewing some favorites, work on your new pieces, sight reading, ear training, and for jazz musicians there is always transcribing. Whew! Sometimes it is all a bit much. Sometimes the best use of an hour is just too...
Chitlin's Con Carne For Transcribing
Jimmy Smith Key F
Kenny Burrell Key of C min
Junior Wells Key of A min
Stevie Ray Vaughan Key of B min
You've got to learn your instrument. Then, you practice, practice, practice. And then, when you finally get up there on the bandstand, forget all that and just wail.
I'm a professional pianist and music educator in West Toronto Ontario. I'm also a devoted percussionist and drum teacher.