Lessons and Posts by Category


This is a new edition of PianowithKent.com, and we are posting new stuff pretty much every day.  Keep checking back!

Runs, Licks, and Fills

How to Play “Piggyback” Arpeggios

Getting All Lydian on the IV Chord

Twelve Blues Licks: Explained in Depth

Blues Lick #5

Music and Keyboard Theory

Half-steps and Whole-steps on Your Keyboard

The Amazing Tetrachord: How to Instantly Visualize any Major Scale

Understanding “Thirds” – how standard chords are built!

Essential Theory: Fourths and Fifths

Chords and Chord Voicings

“Fourth Chords” — Very Useful (Part One)

More on “Fourth Chords”


The Blues Piano Crash Course (First 5 Lessons)

Twelve Blues Licks: Explained in Depth (First 5 Licks)

Recommended Study

Book Review: Jazz Piano Series by John Mehegan