How to do colorful fill-ins

Open to public | Duration: 70 mins | Instrument: Piano | Maximum of 6 students in a class

 

The most sought after techniques that every pianist wishes to learn. Fill-ins! You will learn the common types of fills in both solo-piano style and comping, where to place these fills and how to join chords during fill-ins. You will also learn basic chord substitution that helps create more color to your music and what to do during a typical (V) chord bar.

Learn to play in 5 different styles

Open to public | Duration: 70 mins | Instrument: Piano | Maximum of 6 students in a class

 

Sick of playing in ballad style? This workshop is an intensive introduction to the different genres in music, and how you can apply that to contemporary piano. Learn how to play in 5 different styles using our fool proof methods, in styles of New Age, R&B, Rock, Swing, Reggae.

 

How to impress others with your playing

Open to public | Duration: 70 mins | Instrument: Piano | Maximum of 6 students in a class

 

This workshop is interestingly ”non- serious“. You will learn the tricks that you can learn quickly to “wow” yourself before you impress others.  Learn how to play "fast" without actually really playing fast, how to end a song in style, and how to give pop music a "jazz" boost by changing a few chords and adding some embellishments! You will also learn how to "create something out of nothing", how to play in different genre using proven short cut methods and how to create an element of surprise!

Left hand improvisation 2 (for intermediate)

Open to public | Duration: 70 mins | Instrument: Piano | Maximum of 6 students in a class

 

Tired of your predictable and boring left hand variations? Explore more in this workshop. You will be amazed how easy it is to vary a basic triad on your left hand in styles like ballads/newage, rock, bossa nova, swing, etc. Using techniques like approach notes, 'wide playing', block chord voicings and much more! Highly recommended for players who are already able to improvise on their own.

Tips and tricks for praise & worship

Open to public | Duration: 70 mins | Instrument: Piano | Maximum of 6 students in a class

 

If you are already playing in a church or in any worship context, this workshop is going to benefit you. In Part I, you will learn how to play in free-style during prayers and what to play when you are made to do an introduction. Learn how to play in different styles in contemporary Christian keyboard especially in up tempo rhythm, and how to create a conducive atmosphere for people to worship.