Music & Entertainment
Lesson time 5:53 min
Listen, practice, and play along with Herbie’s solo performance of Sonny Rollins's standard, a classic example of rhythm changes.
Topics include: Listen And Learn: “Oleo”
Herbie Hancock's jazz career started in his family's living room, listening to his favorite records and trying to play along. Now, he's one of the most celebrated musicians in the world. Join Herbie at the piano as he shares his approach to improvisation, composition, and harmony. Gain access to 10+ original piano transcriptions, including 5 exclusive solo performances.
Learned about improvisation from a jazz legend and how he approaches music. This will help me explore more possibilities when composing music.
Thank you Herbie Hancock - that class changed my life - you changed my life - thank you for that - from the bottom of my heart!
I can never play anything but the most basic jazz: a few 7/9 chords. But seeing the struggles even a great player like him has gone through along with his humility is inspiring. There's no reason I can't work hard, find my own voice, and reach my own level.
This course provided me the in site of not being afraid to try different ideals and the importance of being humble.