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Play-Along Lessons By Style

Gain knowledge in theory, rhythm, movement, improvisation, technique and ear training while learning your favorite styles!

Choose from the options below or subscribe to my youtube channel [here]- you can watch all the lessons below plus new lessons as they are released!

Teachers and Parents: if you would prefer to browse by playing level, please use this page [here] instead.

D Major Lessons

Slow R&B Play-a-long Lessons

Blues Shuffle Lessons

Funk Lessons

Watch Ava play along to the Funk lesson. Her mom posted, “Look how focused she has to be and right afterwards she just wanted to know when we could try it again..!! She loved it.”

The Playlist

Click the playlist icon on the top right below to choose from 80 lessons.  Enjoy!

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