Creative Piano Arts: How To Play Groovy Latin Piano, Module1
What you’ll learn
Creative Piano Arts explains in this Latin module how to play authentic Latin American piano patterns on the piano in a simple and systematic way. To make it easy, you’ll get many sheet music and audio files to download in addition to the course to support your practice.
You start with a simple salsa piano pattern and develop it step by step into a professional piano tumbao.
You’ll take a look behind the scenes of salsa rhythms and understand how everything fits together.
For the real salsa feeling you’ll learn to accompany yourself with your left hand playing the typical salsa bass figure.
You’ll be able to play typical Bossa Nova rhythm patterns, chords and bass lines.
What matters to us is not only to show how something is played, but also why. This way you can easily transfer what you have learned to your own music.
At first the basics: You’ll learn the different Types of Claves and their fundamental importance for latin american rhythms.
I’ll show you how to easily recognize whether a song is in 2:3 or 3:2 Clave from listening to the typical percussion patterns. And we’ll do some very good rhythmic exercises to make you feel at Home in Salsa Music.
Step by step you will learn two basic Salsa Piano Patterns for 2:3 and 3:2 clave, and
how to develop Professional Tumbaos out of them.
You’ll also learn how to play Six Great Tumbaos ready for use. But that’s not all:
I’ll also show you how to accompany yourself with the typical Salsa Bass Figure with your Left Hand – it’s great fun to do that! Not to mention the
great Bossa Nova Patterns including bass figures that you can use in many exciting ways.
Included are lots of pdf files and mp3 backing tracks to practice with.
Welcome to CreativePianoArts – Let’s get started!
Who this course is for:
- Advanced beginners who want to learn how to play authentic Latin American music.
- Everybody who would like to get more insight into this amazing music.
- Piano players who want to expand their range of musical styles.
- Lovers of latin american music.
- Introduction Latin 1: The Clave
- Salsa Piano
- Latin 1: Bossa Nova