Follow our structured syllabuses to guide you through your learning journey.
Beginner Jazz Syllabus
Our Beginner Jazz Syllabus starts with the absolute basics. We work 'from the ground up' teaching you keys, chords, scales, progressions, and most importantly; how it all fits together in context of our favourite tunes.
Our 251 Progression Syllabus explores the most important progressions in jazz music; the major, minor, and rootless 251 progressions. Learning these progressions is a key step in mastering the jazz language.
Our Vocal Accompaniment Syllabus provides unique insight into the art of vocal accompaniment. Learn what is expected of you as an accompanist, basic accompaniment principles, transposition, and common intros and endings.
Our Hand Independence Syllabus uses the Chicago Blues and Boogie-Woogie styles to develop a greater sense of independence between our right and left hand. This syllabus will develop your sense of time, swing, and groove.
Our Chord Voicings Syllabus is designed for early-intermediate level jazz students. We explore chord alterations, upper structure triads, tritone substitution, suspended chords, passings chords, slash chords, and cluster voicings.
PianoGroove's 'Learn To Improvise' syllabus contains 7 courses which de-mystify the art of jazz improvisation. This syllabus will teach you improvisation ideas, principles, and concepts from 4 world-class piano teachers.
Explore the colourful and vibrant music of Brazil with 3-time Latin Grammy Nominee, Jovino Santos Neto. This syllabus contains 5 courses which outline a methodical approach to playing authentic Bossa Nova, Samba, & Choro.