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Play Jazz Piano

In my opinion, playing jazz piano is one of the most difficult things to do. To play jazz piano, you must have knowledge of hundreds of different scales and chords. You must also have knowledge on how they should all fit together in order to make it sound easy and fun for the listener.

The video to the right is a demonstration of a jazz piano player playing a popular jazz tune. You will see that everything he is playing is notated out below the keyboard graphic. Also, the keys light up to show you exactly where the notes are.

Once you have mastered the art of sight reading, you shouldn't have much problem playing jazz piano. It will then be important to start to study the music so you can play it with the proper feel. That is one of the most difficult things to do when first learning to play jazz piano.

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