This COOL EXERCISE was created for the members of the COOL SONGS Club (https://www.coolsongsclub.com). Every month Jerald Simon creates 1 – 2 new COOL SONGS and 3 – 4 new COOL EXERCISES for the members of the COOL SONGS Club.
In this COOL EXERCISE, students learn how to create a whole – half – half left hand walking bass pattern and how to begin improvising using 7th chords played as blocked and broken chords. Students learn how to use the chromatic (half step) scale and also how to improvise with the C minor blues scale in the right hand.
This is begin given as a FREE PDF exercise. Many of the piano FUNdamental exercises can be purchased from musicmotivation.com.
If you are a piano teacher and would like to join the COOL SONGS Club ($6.95 per month), you can have access to previous COOL SONGS and COOL EXERCISES as well as the new ones created each month. All of the COOL SONGS and COOL EXERCISES are studio licenses so piano teachers can reprint them for the students in their studio. Learn more about joining the COOL SONGS Club at this link: https://www.coolsongsclub.com/