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Creative Piano Arts: Playin’ The Blues – It’s That Simple!

Everything you need for this great music - in one package!
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 38m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

Table of contents


•Meet the great-grandfather of all modern western music: the Blues!
•You’ll understand, why playin’ the Blues is so simple and expressive at the same time.
•I’ll explain the Blues form and you will be able to transpose it to any key.
•You’ll learn great left-hand-patterns in various difficulties for any Blues style.
•Learn how to begin and end any Blues in style with some tasty intro and outro phrases.
•I’ll show you a bunch of impressive Blues licks for creating professional piano solos.
•You’ll learn the blues scale in two versions to freely improvise in a Blues.
Included are lots of pdf files and mp3 backing tracks to practice with.
Welcome to CreativePianoArts – Let’s get started!

You will learn

✓ Creative Piano Arts shows again a simple and systematic way of learning to play authentic Blues on the piano. Sheet music and great backing tracks to practice with will make your learning process a fun and rewarding experience.
✓ It all begins with the essential key to understanding the Blues: the world-wide known 12-bar Blues form.
✓ Learn some great left hand patterns to accompany yourself step by step – from simple to pretty sophisticated!
✓ Underestimated by many, but pretty important: Learn professional intro and outro phrases to begin – or end – any Blues in style!
✓ Learn over 20 amazing Blues licks to create impressive solos with your right hand.


• You need a piano or keyboard.
• Being able to read sheet music is not a must, but will help.
• You should have some basic piano background, but Blues is also a great thing to take the first steps into the world of improvisation!
• To take advantage of the audio tracks you will need an audio player.

This course is for

• Everyone who is interested in making great-sounding music on the piano without lots of notes or music theory.
• Piano players who want to get quick an great results at improvising on the piano.
• Everybody who would like to get more insight into this amazing music.
• Lovers of Blues.
Piano Teacher
Playing piano since I was 10 years old.
Graduated as a jazz pianist at one of the most renowned music universities in Germany.
Performing as a solo artist and with various groups since 1992.
Teaching piano since 1993 in various institutions, from primary school to college of music.
Best-selling author on creative piano playing (“kreative Klavierbegleitung”).
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 38m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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