Jazz piano O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree Trial Lesson Resources

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Lesson plan - PDF
Squared Scales - PDF (added 11/28)
Chords Pencil Practice - PDF (added 11/28)
Scaling the Chords - PDF (added 11/28)

O Christmas Tree Basic - PDF
O Christmas Tree Traditional - PDF
O Christmas Tree Jazzy - PDF

Assignment - PDF (added 11/30)

American Folk Songs on jazz piano.

Learn to transform lead sheets of best-loved folk songs into rich arrangements

Jazz Ballads 101

Learn to emphasize the color and emotions inherent in classic slow tunes from the American songbook

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Audio tracks

iRealPro is a very useful $12.99 app for viewing and generating chord charts for that also plays many styles of backing tracks. I use it everyday and recommend it to all my students. Important: iRealPro files only work when they are downloaded on a device that already has the iRealPro app installed. 

Scaling the Triads - IRP
Scaling the 7ths - IRP

O Christmas Tree Basic - IRP (updated 11/28)
O Christmas Tree Traditional - IRP
O Christmas Tree Jazzy - IRP (updated 11/28)

MIDI files require software, apps, or a MIDI-equipped digital pianos such as the Clavinova.

Scaling the Triads - MIDI
Scaling the 7ths - MIDI

O Christmas Tree Basic - MIDI
O Christmas Tree Traditional - MID
O Christmas Tree Jazzy - MIDI

MP3 files should open on any device.

Scaling the Triads - MP3
Scaling the 7ths - MP3

O Christmas Tree Basic - MP3
O Christmas Tree Traditional - MP3
O Christmas Tree Jazzy - MP3