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 Nov 10, 2019


 Jul 5, 2019

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A podcast about listening to and playing music better from musicians Peter Martin and Adam Maness. Listen for a combo of actionable advice and occasional humor. A podcast from Open Studio - "Jazz Lessons from Jazz Legends."

Episode Date
7 Biggest Improv Mistakes You're Probably Making
20:39

Today, Peter and Adam list off some habits you should avoid when soloing. Which of these are you guilty of?


7 Biggest Improv Mistakes You're Probably Making

  1. Playing too much
  2. Playing licks from the solos you've learned
  3. Not playing confidently - tell your story!
  4. Not listening to the band
  5. Not hearing the melody
  6. Not playing to your audience
  7. Not knowing what came before


Calling all pianists - get the Piano Access Pass today! Save money with this bundle featuring every piano course ever from Open Studio, including teachers such as Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer, and Helio Alves. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano-access-pass


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Jan 21, 2020
How to Practice Technique (It's Not What You Think)
22:06

Everyone hates practicing the technical stuff during their practice sessions. Wait... everyone doesn't hate it!? Today, Peter and Adam tell you why you shouldn't dread this crucial part of your practice.


How to Practice Technique:

  1. Mindfully
  2. Slowly
  3. Dynamically
  4. Methodically
  5. Creatively
  6. What to practice
  7. Written music


The SpeakPipe hotline is back! Go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast/ and leave your question for Peter and Adam. If we like it, we'll do a whole episode on your topic or question.


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Jan 20, 2020
An Analog Mindset for a Digital World
19:44

Today, Peter fills you in on what he means by an "analog mindset" and how it can help you become a better musician.


The SpeakPipe hotline is back! Go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast/ and leave your question for Peter and Adam. If we like it, we'll do a whole episode on your topic or question.


Interested in more music advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Jan 17, 2020
Should You Be Dogmatic With the "Real" Changes?
13:10

On this episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe about whether or not you should always play the original chord changes or if it's okay to go off another reference.


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Jan 16, 2020
7 Ways to Use Pedal Tones
17:09

Today, Peter and Adam break in the new keyboard setup with some different strategies for using a sustain pedal.


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Jan 15, 2020
Introducing the Pod Suite (feat. JEN Recap)
16:25

Peter and Adam make their long-awaited return today in the new-and-improved Podcave, and they fill us in on their trip to the JEN Conference.


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Jan 14, 2020
7 Practice Hacks for Better Ears
13:21

Today, Peter and Adam walk you through 7 steps you can take to grow your active listening skills.


7 Practice Hacks for Better Ears

  1. Listen to learn
  2. Sing!
  3. Get a Methodist (or Baptist) hymnal and sing your part
  4. Learn a solo
  5. Learn tunes in different keys
  6. Score study with the track
  7. Transcribe
  8. BONUS


Calling all pianists - get the Piano Access Pass today! Save money with this bundle featuring every piano course ever from Open Studio, including teachers such as Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer, and Helio Alves. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano-access-pass


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth (Booth 718) and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


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Jan 09, 2020
Do You Even Target Notes, Bro?
14:41

You want some music advice, bro? Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe about targeting specific notes when they solo. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium and get access to the SpeakPipe hotline. Just go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth (Booth 718) and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


Interested in more jazz advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Jan 08, 2020
Don't Do These 7 Things When You Practice
15:14

It's one thing to know what to practice, but do you know what NOT to do? Peter and Adam break it down for you in this episode.


Don't Do These 7 Things When You Practice:

  1. Try to practice everything
  2. Wait until conditions are perfect
  3. Practice what you're good at already
  4. Ignore fundamentals
  5. Beat yourself up/let yourself off the hook
  6. Practice only what you plan
  7. Check your phone
  8. BONUS


Calling all pianists - get the Piano Access Pass today! Save money with this bundle featuring every piano course ever from Open Studio, including teachers such as Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer, and Helio Alves. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano-access-pass


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth (Booth 718) and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


Interested in more jazz advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Jan 07, 2020
What Makes a Hip Voicing?
14:35

Peter and Adam kick off the week with a SpeakPipe on how to tell the difference between a hip voicing and a corny one. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium and get access to the SpeakPipe hotline. Just go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth (Booth 718) and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel and leave a comment for this episode.


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Jan 06, 2020
You'll Hear It: B-Sides Ep. 1 - Mildly Delightful
11:38
It's the first edition of You'll Hear It: B-Sides, where Adam and Peter have a casual chat about whatever's on their minds. Today, it's all about New Year's Eve gigs, the roaring '20s, and a mildly delightful Anna Kendrick movie.
Jan 04, 2020
Phrasing... What the Hell Is It?
17:07

It's another SpeakPipe today as Peter and Adam define what people mean when they talk about phrasing. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own?


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth (Booth 718) and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


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Jan 03, 2020
Our Most Embarrassing Moments on Stage
15:58

Today, Peter and Adam answer a listener's SpeakPipe on if they have any stories about making a fool of themselves on stage. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium and get access to the SpeakPipe hotline. Just go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth (Booth 718) and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Support the You'll Hear It podcast by signing up for You'll Hear It Premium! You'll get access to exclusive bonus episodes, the YHI archive of past episodes, giveaways, and much more! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


Interested in more jazz advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Jan 02, 2020
The Big Question: What Is Swing?
24:23

On the first episode of 2020, Peter and Adam take a SpeakPipe on one of the most commonly asked questions: what is swing? Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium and get access to the SpeakPipe hotline. Just go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi


There's a whole Open Studio course on how to swing - Art of Swing with Reuben Rogers and Ulysses Owens, Jr. Learn tipping techniques on drums and bass from these two masters as they show you the proper technique to get a strong swing every time. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/art-of-swing


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth (Booth 718) and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Support the You'll Hear It podcast by signing up for You'll Hear It Premium! You'll get access to exclusive bonus episodes, the YHI archive of past episodes, giveaways, and much more! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


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Jan 01, 2020
The Crucial Element You're Not Practicing
21:15

"Hello darkness my old friend..." What does a Simon and Garfunkel song have to do with this episode? Stay tuned to find out! Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Until midnight CST, non-Premium members can leave voice messages for Peter and Adam. Go to http://youllhearit.com/podcast/ to leave yours. But hurry - the SpeakPipe hotline goes back to Premium members only in 2020.


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth (Booth 718) and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Support the You'll Hear It podcast by signing up for You'll Hear It Premium! You'll get access to exclusive bonus episodes, the YHI archive of past episodes, giveaways, and much more! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel and leave a comment for this episode.


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Dec 31, 2019
Practice Ideas: Weekly Concepts
16:28

It's Adam's birthday, and he got the best present ever: a SpeakPipe on some fresh practice tips. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? For the next two days, non-Premium members can leave voice messages for Peter and Adam. Go to http://youllhearit.com/podcast/ to leave yours. But hurry - the SpeakPipe hotline goes back to Premium members only in 2020.


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth (Booth 718) and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Support the You'll Hear It podcast by signing up for You'll Hear It Premium! You'll get access to exclusive bonus episodes, the YHI archive of past episodes, giveaways, and much more! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


Interested in more jazz advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Dec 30, 2019
Best of Season 5 (Adam & Peter Wittily Banting)
10:15
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Dec 26, 2019
Best of Season 5 (7 Tips on Technique and Creativity)
15:40
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Dec 25, 2019
Best of Season 5(How does that Work?)
25:24
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Dec 24, 2019
Best of Season 5(What The Hell is...)
19:36
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Dec 23, 2019
Get the Most Out of Your Lessons
20:43

It's another SpeakPipe today, this time asking for advice on how to get as much knowledge as possible from a teacher or mentor. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own?


Calling all pianists - the Piano Access Pass is now available from Open Studio! Save money with this bundle featuring every piano course ever from Open Studio, including teachers such as Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer, and Helio Alves. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano-access-pass


Are you going to the JEN Conference? If so, stop by and say hi to us! From January 7 - 10, Peter and Adam will be doing special live You'll Hear It's, giving away special prizes, and answering any jazz or music questions you want to ask them. Just look for the Open Studio booth and get your daily jazz advice in person.


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


Interested in more jazz advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Dec 20, 2019
Our 7 Favorite Non-Jazz Songs to Cover
17:13

On this episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe about their favorite songs to jazz up on a gig. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Go to http://youllhearit.com/podcast/ to leave yours.


Our 7 Favorite Non-Jazz Songs to Cover

  1. "Everybody Wants to Rule the World"
  2. "I Can't Help It"
  3. "Bad Guy"
  4. "If It's Magic"
  5. "Élégie in C Minor"
  6. "Trilhos Urbanos"
  7. "Between the Bars"


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


Interested in more jazz advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Dec 19, 2019
The Current Political "Jazz" Landscape
12:35

Today, Peter and Adam offer their views on a sensitive topic: the Nicholas Payton/Jazz Memes controversy.


Calling all pianists - the Piano Access Pass is now available from Open Studio! Save money with this bundle featuring every piano course ever from Open Studio, including teachers such as Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer, and Helio Alves. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano-access-pass


To quote every Christmas ad ever, "give the gift of giving" this season with Open Studio's new gifting feature! Help spread the joy of this art form by giving a course or membership to the aspiring jazz musician in your life. For more info and a list of gift-able courses, go to: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/gifts


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


Interested in more jazz advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Dec 18, 2019
How to Crush It on Every Solo
15:26

Peter and Adam are here to PUMP (clap) YOU UP with some tips on how to kill it every time you solo.


Calling all pianists - the Piano Access Pass is now available from Open Studio! Save money with this bundle featuring every piano course ever from Open Studio, including teachers such as Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer, and Helio Alves. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano-access-pass


To quote every Christmas ad ever, "give the gift of giving" this season with Open Studio's new gifting feature! Help spread the joy of this art form by giving a course or membership to the aspiring jazz musician in your life. For more info and a list of gift-able courses, go to: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/gifts


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel and leave a comment for this episode.


Interested in more jazz advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Dec 17, 2019
7 Soundtracks Peter and Adam Love
15:34

Peter and Adam turn to the silver screen for this episode as they list their favorite film soundtracks.


7 Soundtracks Peter and Adam Love

  1. Birdman
  2. Round Midnight
  3. Elevator to the Gallows
  4. Good Night, and Good Luck
  5. Jurassic Park
  6. Anatomy of a Murder
  7. La La Land
  8. BONUS


The ending theme song for today's episode is "Travelling Outcast" by Paul Andrew, from his ensemble Silk & Steel. You can check out the full track on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/AN3pqGak9vg. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


Calling all pianists - the Piano Access Pass is now available from Open Studio! Save money with this bundle featuring every piano course ever from Open Studio, including teachers such as Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer, and Helio Alves. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano-access-pass


To quote every Christmas ad ever, "give the gift of giving" this season with Open Studio's new gifting feature! Help spread the joy of this art form by giving a course or membership to the aspiring jazz musician in your life. For more info and a list of gift-able courses, go to: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/gifts


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


Interested in more jazz advice? Go here to browse our catalog of jazz lessons and courses available for purchase.


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Dec 16, 2019
Peter & Adam's New Years Resolutions
14:47

New Year's Eve might still be a couple of weeks away, but Peter and Adam still decide to fill you in on some things they want to accomplish in 2020.


Peter & Adam's New Year's Resolutions

  1. Listen
  2. Say "no" more often
  3. More composing
  4. Follow my own narrative
  5. Seek beauty
  6. Practice every voicing I already know in every key
  7. Innovate


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


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Dec 13, 2019
7 Lessons Learned from the Masters
19:53

Today, Peter and Adam share the most important things they've learned from some of the legends of jazz.


7 Lessons Learned From the Masters

  1. Play half of what you hear (Cecil Bridgewater)
  2. Create! (Betty Carter)
  3. When you don't know what to play, TACET (Willie Akins)
  4. Patience and beauty (Johnny Griffin)
  5. Rubato (Reggie Workman)
  6. Seriousness and devotion (Wynton Marsalis)
  7. Attention to detail (Peter Martin)
  8. BONUS


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


Let us know what you think by leaving a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ review, or head over to our YouTube channel.


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Dec 12, 2019
7 Lessons Learned From Whack Gigs
15:00

Nobody likes playing a whack gig, but Peter and Adam show you why they're really a blessing in disguise.


7 Lessons Learned From Whack Gigs

  1. How much do you love music?
  2. How much do you love being a musician?
  3. Ask for more $$$ than you think you should
  4. You can develop in any situation - don't blame others
  5. Confidence = preparation
  6. How to lead (transform that whack situation)
  7. I don't want to be in that position again - what do you do?


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Dec 11, 2019
What the Hell Do I Do With My Left Hand?
14:18

Every pianist knows a solid left hand is the foundation for exceptional playing. The question is: what the hell do you do with it?


Calling all pianists - the Piano Access Pass is now available from Open Studio! Save money with this bundle featuring every piano course ever from Open Studio, including teachers such as Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer, and Helio Alves. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano-access-pass


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Dec 10, 2019
What the Hell Are Adam & Peter Practicing?
18:48

For today's "What the hell..." episode, Peter and Adam update you on some things that they've been working on improving lately.


To help out YOUR practicing, pick up the official Open Studio Practice Journal. Track your progress for a whole year with 52 weeks of journal entries, including spaces to track scales and tunes in every key. For more info, go to: https://openstudiojazz.link/practice-journal


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


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Dec 09, 2019
What the Hell Is the Difference Between a b5 and a #11?
11:51

On the 2nd episode of our long-running "What the hell..." series, Adam and Peter explain the difference between a flat-5 and a sharp-11.


Calling all pianists - the Piano Access Pass is now available from Open Studio! Save money with this bundle featuring every piano course ever from Open Studio, including teachers such as Peter Martin, Geoffrey Keezer, and Helio Alves. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano-access-pass


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Dec 06, 2019
What the Hell Do I Play Over a Secondary Dominant?
17:52

It's the debut of our "What the Hell..." series as Peter and Adam give you some ideas on things you can play over secondary dominants.


To quote every Christmas ad ever, "give the gift of giving" this season with Open Studio's new gifting feature! Help spread the joy of this art form by giving a course or membership to the aspiring jazz musician in your life. For more info and a list of gift-able courses, go to: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/gifts


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Dec 05, 2019
Humor in the Language
16:59

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on how humor presents itself in jazz music.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "Mohe Bhool" by Bombay Bop, sent in by listener Dave Jago. You can check out the full track at their SoundCloud here: https://soundcloud.com/user-148266380. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


There's a new drum course from Open Studio - Hutch's Groove Encyclopedia | Vol.1: Brushes. Learn from brush master Gregory Hutchinson on how to play 5 essential brush grooves, including swing, up-tempo, and ballads. You can even practice alongside Hutch with his Guided Practice Sessions! For more info, go to https://openstudiojazz.link/hge.


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Dec 04, 2019
Finding and Following YOUR Narrative
20:16

In a very high-concept episode of You'll Hear It, Peter and Adam discuss how jazz has helped them frame their personal life stories.


In honor of Giving Tuesday, a portion of any course purchased from Open Studio will go to Pianos for People. This is an organization that provides pianos to children and families with limited resources who otherwise wouldn't have access to the transformative power of music. You can also make a direct donation by visiting their website at https://pianosforpeople.org.


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Dec 03, 2019
What Do You Want From Us?
18:02

Black Friday is behind us, but today is Cyber Monday which means you can still get some steep savings with Open Studio's Cyber Monday sale! Get 47% off EVERYTHING by entering the coupon code "happypracticing" at checkout. Just go to openstudiojazz.link/yhicybermonday


On this episode, Peter and Adam recap what they did in 2019 and ask the fans what they want to see in 2020.


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Dec 02, 2019
7 (Barely) Bear-able Holiday Tunes
15:58

The holiday season has begun, so Peter and Adam list their favorite (or just the least-terrible) holiday tunes.


7 Bearable Holiday Tunes

  1. "The Christmas Song"
  2. "In the Bleak Midwinter"
  3. "Christmas Time Is Here"
  4. "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"
  5. "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!"
  6. "I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm"
  7. "Amazing Grace"
  8. BONUS


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Nov 29, 2019
7 Artists We're Thankful for This Year
18:12

Peter and Adam celebrate Thanksgiving this year by listing off seven artists that made 2019 a great year.


7 Artists We're Thankful for This Year

  1. Melissa Aldana
  2. Christian McBride (check out his Open Studio course here: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/fundamentals-of-jazz-bass-and-beyond)
  3. Terence Blanchard
  4. Betty Carter
  5. Geoffrey Keezer (stay tuned for new courses coming from Geoffrey in 2020!)
  6. Michael McDonald
  7. DOMi
  8. BONUS


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


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Nov 28, 2019
4 Ways to Use Pentatonic Scales (And How to Practice Them)
23:43

Up your pentatonic game by using the advice Peter and Adam lay on you in this episode.


Peter and Adam have a whole course about pentatonics - Jazz Piano Technique Vol. 1: Pentatonics. This is a 4-week bootcamp that will allow you to unlock your pentatonic potential by working on your speed, power, dexterity, and control. For more information, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-technique


Peter also did a (highly controversial) 2 Minute Jazz on practicing pentatonics. Watch it here: https://youtu.be/T-gX7JStQ6c


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Nov 27, 2019
4 Super Slick Chords (And How to Use Them)
20:36

On this episode of You'll Hear It, Peter and Adam hook you up with some chords you can add to almost any tune to increase its slickness.


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Nov 26, 2019
Crossing Over to Other Genres
18:34

Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on how to combine influences from different genres for your own compositions.


Hear the influence for this episode yourself - listen to The 442s (including Adam Maness himself) right here: https://the442s.bandcamp.com


This episode of You'll Hear It is sponsored by Anytune. If you want to improve your jazz playing and transcription skills, Anytune is the #1 tool you need. Just load any track you want into the app, and Anytune allows you to change the speed, loop sections, change the pitch to a different key, and so much more. For more information, go to https://anytune.us/youllhearit/


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Nov 25, 2019
3 Levels of Listening (And Why They're All Important)
22:56

There's more than one way to Number 1: Listen, and today Peter and Adam list them off and tell you why you should make sure you're doing all three.


3 Levels of Listening

  1. Casual listening
  2. Listening with intent
  3. Deep listening


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Nov 22, 2019
The Boyz Are Back in Town
17:26

Peter and Adam reunite in the Podcave (finally) and give an update on what they've been doing lately.


There's a new course from Open Studio! Jazz Bassline Bass-ics is available now and features lessons from jazz legend Reuben Rogers all about how to play walking basslines. Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-bassline-bass-ics-walking for more info.


'Tis the season for giving, and what better way to give than to help spread music to underprivileged kids? Pianos for People is a non-profit organization designed to help give children and families with limited resources access to pianos and other instruments. Learn how you can help here: https://pianosforpeople.org


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Nov 21, 2019
Special Guest: Rick Beato Part 3
19:58

It's the finale of Peter and Rick's multifaceted interview. This time, they talk about some of the copyright challenges YouTubers face.


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Nov 20, 2019
Special Guest: Rick Beato Part 2
13:54

In part 2 of Peter's interview with Rick Beato, they discuss the ways that jazz has influenced their lives and careers.


Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://youtu.be/KsdhVXE5ovI


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Nov 19, 2019
Special Guest: Rick Beato Part 1
13:02

We're honored to have a very special guest on this episode of You'll Hear It: Rick Beato! In part 1 of Peter's wide-ranging interview with Rick, the two discuss how he got his start on YouTube.



Want every Open Studio course for free? That's right - over 300 hours and 1200 lessons can be yours with free lifetime access! All you have to do is enter Open Studio's 2019 Holiday Giveaway. Go to https://learn.openstudiojazz.com/giveaway/, or watch this video of Peter for more info: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KsdhVXE5ovI


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Nov 18, 2019
How to Take Care of Yourself as a Jazz Musician
14:36

With Adam still gone, Peter has to answer a listener question all by himself. This time, it's about how to prevent any injuries from the physical demands of playing an instrument.


Check out Sean Jones' courses from Open Studio that Peter mentions in this episode. Not one but TWO courses on the fundamentals of jazz trumpet - you can get 'em both right here: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/trumpet


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Nov 15, 2019
What's Happening With Jazz?
12:50

It's another solo edition of You'll Hear It as Peter gives an update on some cool news and events going on in the world of jazz.


What's Happening With Jazz:


Coming soon to Open Studio: Black Friday specials! We can't give you any details just yet, but stay checked-in to our social media and website for all our deal and discount news beginning November 29.


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Nov 14, 2019
How to Survive a Horrible Performance (By You)
14:46

There's nothing worse than a lousy performance, but on today's episode, Peter shows you how to get through it and get past it.


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Nov 13, 2019
7 Ways to Learn Jazz Faster
15:47

Sayonara Adam! Now Adam's the one on tour, so it's Peter's turn for the solo episodes. Today, he brings you 7 ways you can speed up improving your jazz skills.


7 Ways to Learn Jazz Faster

  1. Listen
  2. Practice
  3. Be smart about your practice
  4. Stay inspired
  5. Get a teacher
  6. Open Studio courses
  7. Check out things (outside of jazz) that spur your creativity


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New from Open Studio: Jazz Piano Basics | Vol. 2 - Left Hand Voicings. This is a piano course from You'll Hear It's own Adam Maness all about ways to improve playing with your left hand. You'll be able to improve your solos, build your comping skills, and learn how to come up with your own left hand voicing arrangements. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-basics-vol-2


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Nov 12, 2019
You've Transcribed a Solo. Now What?
14:57

Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on how to put the info you learn from transcribing into practice. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


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Nov 11, 2019
Practice Tips for Hand Independence
18:09

In another international episode, Peter and Adam discuss some practice tips you can use to help build independence of the hands.


For more lessons at the piano with Peter and Adam, check out our brand new course: Jazz Piano Technique. In Volume 1 of this series, you'll get a 4-week bootcamp entirely focused on improving your ability to play pentatonic scales. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-technique


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Nov 08, 2019
Managing a Band
12:52

In this intercontinental episode of You'll Hear It, Peter and Adam answer a listener's question on how to handle finding gigs for large ensembles.


For more lessons at the piano with Peter and Adam, check out our brand new course: Jazz Piano Technique. In Volume 1 of this series, you'll get a 4-week bootcamp entirely focused on improving your ability to play pentatonic scales. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-technique


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Nov 07, 2019
7 Solos You Should Know
18:06

It's another solo episode from Peter while he's on tour. This time, he gives you some solos that you should make sure are in your repertoire.


7 Solos You Should Know

  1. Ella Fitzgerald - "Stompin' at the Savoy"
  2. Freddie Hubbard - "One Finger Snap"
  3. John Coltrane - "Giant Steps"
  4. Louis Armstrong - "West End Blues"
  5. Miles Davis - "Oleo"
  6. Clifford Brown - "Sandu"
  7. Charlie Parker - "Billie's Bounce"


You can listen to all of these recordings in their entirety with our Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5SOXwJJZhgvOfmqqHHzRCy?si=gMyrTUBWQxuCcXZc4mFJeQ


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Nov 06, 2019
This Week's Recap
11:12

Peter and Adam are reunited in this episode, and they decide to catch up on what they've been up to for the past week.


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Nov 05, 2019
7 Ways to Keep Your Playing in Shape on the Road
17:40

Peter's still on tour in Europe, but that won't stop him from giving some jazz advice to our loyal listeners. Today he's in Taranto, Italy, talking about how he likes to keep his chops up when away from home.


7 Ways to Keep Your Playing in Shape on the Road

  1. Listen
  2. Practice
  3. Go see some other genre of art
  4. Sit in on jam sessions
  5. Keep a keyboard in your room
  6. Compose music
  7. Work on ear training
  8. BONUS


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Nov 04, 2019
How Does That Work? Drop 2 Voicing
5:35

Adam finishes off his How Does That Work? series with an episode on drop 2 voicings, an especially useful tool for anyone interested in arranging.


For more lessons at the piano with Adam (and Peter!), check out our brand new course: Jazz Piano Technique. In Volume 1 of this series, you'll get a 4-week bootcamp entirely focused on improving your ability to play pentatonic scales. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-technique


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Nov 01, 2019
How Does That Work? Playing Out
8:14

How Does That Work? continues today with an episode on one of the most useful skills in jazz improvisation: playing outside of the key of the tune.


For more lessons at the piano with Adam (and Peter!), check out our brand new course: Jazz Piano Technique. In Volume 1 of this series, you'll get a 4-week bootcamp entirely focused on improving your ability to play pentatonic scales. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-technique


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Oct 31, 2019
How Does That Work? Chord Substitutions
8:29

It's part 3 of Adam's How Does That Work? series, and this time he shows how you don't always have to play the same chords over the course of a tune.


For more lessons at the piano with Adam (and Peter!), check out our brand new course: Jazz Piano Technique. In Volume 1 of this series, you'll get a 4-week bootcamp entirely focused on improving your ability to play pentatonic scales. For more info, go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-technique


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Oct 30, 2019
How Does That Work? Diminished Chords
7:45


Today, Adam is all up on diminished chords as he continues his solo series How Does That Work?


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Oct 29, 2019
How Does That Work? Altered Extensions
8:25

Adam tackles basic jazz theory this week with his hastily titled How Does That Work? series. Today is all about altered dominants.


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Oct 28, 2019
Best of: 7 Best Tips for the Practice Room
12:14

Peter's off traveling the world, so this week we'll be bringing you some of our favorite moments from YHI Season 4. Today, it's more tips on how to get the most out of your practice sessions.


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Oct 25, 2019
Best of: 7 Best Tips on How to Play Better
12:18

Peter's off traveling the world, so this week we'll be bringing you some of our favorite moments from YHI Season 4. Today, it's 7 of our favorite tips from one of our most-discussed topics on the podcast: how to play better.


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Oct 24, 2019
Best of: The Tunes of Season 4
12:00

Peter's off traveling the world, so this week we'll be bringing you some of our favorite moments from YHI Season 4. Today, it's Adam and Peter's favorite tunes from their "7 Best..." lists of this season.


Best Tunes:

  • "Autumn Leaves" and "Solar" (from "17 Tunes You Gotta Know")
  • "It Could Happen to You" and "The More I See You" (from "Our 7 Favorite 2 Feels")
  • "Stablemates" and "Giant Steps" (from "7 Jazz Standards You Gotta Know")
  • "Someday My Prince Will Come" and "Jitterbug Waltz" (from "Our 7 Favorite Tunes in 3")


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Oct 23, 2019
Best of: Ultimate Tips (Season 4 Edition)
9:06

Peter's off traveling the world, so this week we'll be bringing you some of our favorite moments from YHI Season 4. Today, we've compiled the best Ultimate Tips from this season.


Best Ultimate Tips:

  1. 7 Reasons Not to Start Your Own Band
  2. 7 Things Not to Do for a Great Sound
  3. 17 Tunes You Gotta Know
  4. 7 Jazz Standards You Gotta Know
  5. 7 Things Not to Do at a Soundcheck
  6. 7 Highly Effective Habits to Make You a Better Jazz Musician


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Oct 22, 2019
How Many Choruses Should You Take?
15:56

Today, Peter and Adam offer their advice on how many choruses to take in a solo, or if you should take any at all.


Check out the course from Open Studio mentioned in this episode: Brazilian Jazz Piano, featuring Helio Alves.


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Oct 21, 2019
The #1 Thing You Need to Play Better
17:30

What's the one skill you need to improve your playing? How long will it take Peter and Adam to say what it is? What does it have to do with the Hallmark Channel? Tune in to find out!


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Oct 18, 2019
7 Greatest Sounding Albums
17:38

In this episode, Peter and Adam list seven of the most well-produced jazz albums.


7 Greatest Sounding Albums:

  1. João Gilberto - Amoroso
  2. Miles Davis - Kind of Blue
  3. Ahmad Jamal - At the Pershing: But Not For Me
  4. Wynton Marsalis - Black Codes (From the Underground)
  5. Herbie Hancock - Man-Child
  6. Miles Davis - Porgy and Bess
  7. Roy Hargrove - Earfood
  8. BONUS


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Oct 17, 2019
Trouble With the Vocalist? We've Got You Covered!
14:05

Today, Peter and Adam give some advice on how they like to set up vocalists to make sure they come in with the right key.


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Oct 16, 2019
Playing With Another Pianist
14:41

On this episode, Peter and Adam recap their duo piano performance and discuss some tips they've learned about how to play with another pianist.


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Oct 15, 2019
How to Get Started Transcribing
14:33

Today, Peter and Adam walk you through how to get over any apprehension of one of the best ways to improve your skills: transcription.


For an example of what a high-quality transcription looks like, check out our transcription of Wynton Kelly's solo on "Freddie Freeloader" here: https://youllhearit.com/freddie-freeloader-wynton-kelly-transcription/


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Oct 14, 2019
Fingering Basics
22:19

On this episode, Peter and Adam discuss one of the most crucial elements that can make or break your ability to play piano: fingering.


For more on fingering tips, check out the MacFarren Scale and Arpeggio Manual: https://www.amazon.com/Scale-Arpeggio-Manual-Technique-Schirmers/dp/0793572231


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Oct 11, 2019
Building Rootless Left Hand Voicings
18:07

The Keystation might sound cheesy, but these voicings sure don't. Today, Peter and Adam show you how to make your own rootless voicings.


Coming soon to Open Studio: Adam's doing a whole course on left-hand voicings as Volume 2 of his Jazz Piano Basics series. You can purchase Volume 1 - Lead Sheet Breakdown here: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-basics-lead-sheet-breakdown.


For more on the Root, Shell, Pretty concept mentioned in this episode, read our blog post on it: http://youllhearit.com/5-easy-jazz-piano-chords-that-sound-great/


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Oct 10, 2019
How to Approach 2 Piano Duos
8:14

What's better than one jazz piano? TWO jazz pianos! Today, Peter and Adam talk about how to perform as a two piano duo.


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Oct 09, 2019
All About Adam & Peter's Palate
15:22

Plant-Based vs. Keto: Peter and Adam ditch talking about their palettes for an episode and decide to discuss their palates, instead.


Open Studio has a brand new course from renowned pianist Helio Alves! Brazilian Jazz Piano shows you the authentic way to play Brazilian jazz styles including samba, bossa nova, baião, and more. Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/brazilian-jazz-piano for more info.


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Oct 08, 2019
Should I Move to New York?
14:05

On today's episode, Peter and Adam ask whether or not it's worth it to take a bite out of the Big Apple.


The people have spoken, and the People's Choice Podcast Award for Best Music Podcast is... not You'll Hear It. We graciously accept our defeat to the wonderful Switched on Pop podcast, which you can check out for yourself (if you haven't already) right here: https://www.switchedonpop.com


Open Studio has a brand new course from renowned pianist Helio Alves! Brazilian Jazz Piano shows you the authentic way to play Brazilian jazz styles including samba, bossa nova, baião, and more. Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/brazilian-jazz-piano for more info.


Also new from Open Studio: get our official practice journal! This is the perfect tool to improve your playing, and includes 52 weeks for a full year of notes. Learn more at https://store.openstudiojazz.com/product/practice-journal/28


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Oct 07, 2019
All About Triadic Chromatic Concepts
15:01

Today, Peter and Adam answer a listener's question on creating altered melodic ideas while improvising without it sounding like a random lick.


Open Studio has a brand new course from renowned pianist Helio Alves! Brazilian Jazz Piano shows you the authentic way to play Brazilian jazz styles including samba, bossa nova, baião, and more. Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/brazilian-jazz-piano for more info.


Also new from Open Studio: get our official practice journal! This is the perfect tool to improve your playing, and includes 52 weeks for a full year of notes. Learn more at https://store.openstudiojazz.com/product/practice-journal/28


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Oct 04, 2019
Top 7 Underappreciated Jazz Pianists
16:44

Underrated, but not underachievers - Peter and Adam count down the 7 pianists they think deserve a little more love. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


Top 7 Underappreciated Jazz Pianists

  1. Mary Lou Williams
  2. Tommy Flanagan
  3. James Booker (check out his album Junco Partner here: https://songwhip.com/album/james-booker/junco-partner)
  4. David Kikowski
  5. Shirley Horn
  6. Nat King Cole
  7. Helio Alves (stay tuned for his new course from Open Studio: Brazilian Jazz Piano, and listen to his Live at Open Studio performance here: https://youtu.be/qQNV6WNQXDc)


Be sure to give a listen the new podcast by our friends at Oxford American: Points South. This is a podcast about the music and culture of the American South, and guests this season include Ken Burns, Rhiannon Giddens, Dom Flemons, and more. Hear it for yourself by following this link: https://points-south.simplecast.com


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Oct 03, 2019
Build Your Solo Like an Architect
16:42

How do you play your solos the Frank Lloyd Wright way? Peter and Adam tell you how you can take some inspiration from architecture on your next solo.


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Oct 02, 2019
7 Ways to Improve Your Soloing
21:05

Got a session or gig tonight but feel like your solos have been lackluster lately? Adam and Peter give you 7 ways to make your solos stand out.


7 Ways to Improve Your Soloing

  1. Listen
  2. Transcribe
  3. Learn tunes & phrases (or even whole solos) in different keys
  4. Be fearless
  5. Omit the bad parts of your solo
  6. Interact with the drummer
  7. Pay attention to architecture in the world and apply it tor your playing


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Oct 01, 2019
7 Most Asked Questions About Jazz
11:47

It's time for a jazz FAQ as Peter and Adam list the questions they most frequently hear asked about jazz.


7 Most Asked Questions About Jazz

  1. Are you really just making it all up?
  2. What is that, an oboe? (to a bassist)
  3. Do you like Kenny G?
  4. What's happening, hep cat?
  5. Can you make a living playing jazz?
  6. Don't you hate jazz?
  7. How long have you been a barista?


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Sep 30, 2019
Balancing Gigs
21:43

On this episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on how to manage several gig offers at once. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


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Sep 27, 2019
What Have We Learned Since Starting Open Studio?
14:05

Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on what lessons they've learned on music education since starting Open Studio. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


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Sep 26, 2019
The Why, How, and When of Dynamics
10:53

Today on the podcast, Peter and Adam answer a listener's question about how to integrate dynamics to keep your improvisation interesting.


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Sep 25, 2019
7 Highly Effective Habits to Make You a Better Jazz Musician
22:40

On a very self-help themed episode, Peter and Adam discuss some good habits you should get into if you want to be a better musician.


7 Highly Effective Habits to Make You a Better Jazz Musician:

  1. Listen
  2. Daily practice
  3. Practice patience
  4. Practice journal
  5. Transcribe
  6. Scales
  7. Compose
  8. BONUS


Also, be sure to check out the latest course from Open Studio (featuring YHI's own Adam Maness): Jazz Piano Basics - Lead Sheet Breakdown. In this course, Adam will teach you the correct way to read from lead sheets as well as how to customize your own arrangements of jazz tunes. For more info, go here: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-basics-lead-sheet-breakdown And stay tuned for upcoming courses as part of our Jazz Piano Basics series!


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Sep 24, 2019
How to Effectively Use Melody in Improv
15:08

Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on how to improvise based on the melody of a tune. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


For more helpful jazz advice, watch this Glenn Zaleski video on Voicing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWrSFOiEpT0


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Sep 23, 2019
YHI Live: Q&A (Vol. 2)
21:14

It's the return of our You'll Hear It Live Q&A segment where Peter and Adam take questions made possible by listeners like you.


Also, be sure to check out the latest course from Open Studio (featuring YHI's own Adam Maness): Jazz Piano Basics - Lead Sheet Breakdown. In this course, Adam will teach you the correct way to read from lead sheets as well as how to customize your own arrangements of jazz tunes. For more info, go here: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-basics-lead-sheet-breakdown And stay tuned for upcoming courses as part of our Jazz Piano Basics series!


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Sep 20, 2019
Should You Use the Real Book?
16:38

The hot takes continue in this episode (recorded live on our YouTube channel!) as Peter and Adam discuss the worthiness of Real Books.


Also, be sure to check out the latest course from Open Studio (featuring YHI's own Adam Maness): Jazz Piano Basics - Lead Sheet Breakdown. In this course, Adam will teach you the correct way to read from lead sheets as well as how to customize your own arrangements of jazz tunes. For more info, go here: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-basics-lead-sheet-breakdown And stay tuned for upcoming courses as part of our Jazz Piano Basics series!


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Sep 19, 2019
Why Scales?
14:54

It's a hot topic on today's episode, as Peter and Adam answer a listener's question about whether scales and theory really matter.


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Sep 18, 2019
Our 7 Favorite Tunes in 3
12:19

For this list of 7, Peter and Adam give their favorite jazz tunes in 3/4 time (without any schmaltzy waltzes).


Our 7 Favorite Tunes in 3

  1. "Someday My Prince Will Come"
  2. "Jitterbug Waltz"
  3. "Waltz for Debby"
  4. "When a Child Is Born"
  5. "Footprints"
  6. "Money Puzzle"
  7. "All Blues"


To listen to all of these tunes, check out our Spotify playlist for this episode: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7k0A7YbRUwbUJ6nGQh7DEL?si=TCFy9Re3RyqglXnHCwFk2Q


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Sep 17, 2019
Two-Handed Voicings That Kick Ass
9:19

On today's episode, Peter and Adam revisit a blog post on some of their favorite two-handed voicings. To see the original blog post, you can go here: http://youllhearit.com/two-handed-fourth-voicings-peter-martin/.


You'll Hear It is now an award-nominated podcast! That's right, we're a finalist in the Music category for The People's Choice Podcast Awards. To see the full list of nominees, go to https://www.podcastawards.com.


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Sep 16, 2019
Practicing While Others Are Around
12:12

Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on how to get your practice time in without annoying your friends and family. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "In the Meantime" by Harrison Richter, which was recorded live at The 1905. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


Peter Martin and Romero Lubambo have a new album! Buy Rio Meets New Orleans - Live from Tokyo right here: https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/romerolubambopetermartin


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Sep 13, 2019
Advice From a Master: Thelonious Monk (Part 2)
12:18

And now, the thrilling conclusion of Thelonious Monk's priceless advice for jazz musicians. To check out Steve's notes, go here: http://cdn8.openculture.com/2017/12/17225415/monkgigtips4.jpg


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Sep 12, 2019
Advice From a Master: Thelonious Monk (Part 1)
15:27

It's part one of a two-parter as Peter and Adam analyze some advice straight from the mouth of Thelonious Monk (and straight from the notepad of Steve Lacy). To check out Steve's notes, go here: http://cdn8.openculture.com/2017/12/17225415/monkgigtips4.jpg


Happy Hump Day! This week's Hump Day Special is Peter Martin and Romero Lubambo's new CD free with the purchase of any course from Open Studio. Just go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/, purchase a course, and then send your checkout receipt to andrew@openstudionetwork.com with the subject line "Hump Day CD" and the address you'd like it shipped to.


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Sep 11, 2019
Our Favorite Jazz Websites
25:21

It's time for a shameless plug as Peter and Adam talk about their two favorite jazz websites: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/ and http://youllhearit.com


To see all the courses Peter and Adam mention in this episode, go to: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano


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Sep 10, 2019
Dealing With Rhythm Changes
15:55

On this episode, Peter and Adam give you a taste of the You'll Hear It Premium experience with a discussion on how to navigate rhythm changes. To view the PDF, click this link: https://www.openstudionetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/YHI_-_Rhythm_Changes_-_Piano.pdf


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Sep 09, 2019
Jam Sessions
11:25

Today, Peter and Adam tackle an email from a listener asking what to expect from a jam session and how to better organize one.


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Sep 06, 2019
Should You Specialize?
13:05

In this episode, Peter and Adam decide whether it's better to be a Jack/Jill of all trades or if you should specialize in one instrument.


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Sep 05, 2019
How to Supercharge Your Practice Routine
16:48

Today, Peter and Adam list some easy ways you can streamline your practice routine and get the most out of your time.


It's Hump Day! This week for Peter's Hump Day Special: get a free Open Studio t-shirt when you buy Jazz Piano Jump-Start. Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-jumpstart and use the offer code "humpdayshirt" for a free shirt!


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Sep 04, 2019
What Brings About Stank Face?
14:26

Things get stanky in the Podcave today as Peter and Adam converse about their favorite side-effect of great jazz: stank face.


Check out the latest offering from Open Studio: The Bird Pack! This is a curated collection of 7 lessons from Peter Martin's acclaimed Jazz Piano Method course. Each lesson covers the tunes and key concepts of Charlie Parker's wonderful music, as well as tips for enhancing your bebop playing. Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/the-bird-pack for more info.


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Sep 03, 2019
What Makes a Good Vocalist?
21:39

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a listener's SpeakPipe on what qualities they look for in singers. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


Interested in jazz vocal lessons from Dianne Reeves? Buy her course from Open Studio here: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/define-your-voice


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Sep 02, 2019
Thoughts on Comping From a Master
12:26

Today, Peter and Adam discuss Nicholas Payton's Instagram post (seen here at https://www.instagram.com/nicholaspayton/?hl=en) about comping.


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Aug 30, 2019
I Hate Jazz
16:40

Peter and Adam give an update on the reasons why people might hate jazz.


7 More Reasons People Hate Jazz

  1. Over-stimulation
  2. No style
  3. Smooth jazz
  4. No vocals
  5. Annoying prodigies
  6. Judgy YouTube explainer videos
  7. You'll Hear It


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Aug 29, 2019
7 Things We Don't Agree On
15:29

It's a very argumentative episode of You'll Hear It today as Peter and Adam list 7 subjects they agree to disagree on.


7 Things We Don't Agree On

  1. Carbs
  2. Socks
  3. Drop-2
  4. Cars
  5. Which side of Delmar to live on
  6. Up or on the rocks
  7. Hump Day
  8. BONUS


It's Wednesday, so it's time for Peter's Hump Day Special! This week's offer: 50% off of You'll Hear It Premium - use coupon code "humpday1" (and yes, it's 50% monthly AND yearly!) Just go to: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi


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Aug 28, 2019
Musicians Raising Kids
16:17

On this episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on the challenges of being a musician with children. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


Starting this week, we're trying to help Peter remember when Hump Day is by launching Peter's Hump Day Special. Listen to tomorrow's episode to hear a limited time, 24-hour offer exclusive to You'll Hear It listeners.


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Aug 27, 2019
Special Guest: Jazz Memes
28:07

Today on You'll Hear It, Peter and Adam welcome a very special guest: Chase and Kevin from Jazz Memes! They discuss the origins of Jazz Memes, the importance of an online audience, and how to build a following on the internet.


You can check out the comedy stylings of Jazz Memes on their social media pages:

Instagram (@jazzmemes_) - https://www.instagram.com/jazzmemes_/

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/jazzmemesofficial

YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/JazzMemes

Twitter (@jazzmemes_) - https://twitter.com/jazzmemes_


And for more tips on how to grow your online audience, get the Jazz Memes Playbook here: https://www.jazzmemes.org/playbook


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Aug 26, 2019
Playing and Accepting
13:58

Peter and Adam answer a listener's email on this episode about how to listen to your own playing.


See the Christian McBride video mentioned by Adam in this episode here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JpUyTXs65wM


Starting next week, we're trying to help Peter remember when Hump Day is by launching Peter's Hump Day Special. Listen to Wednesday's episode to hear a limited time, 24-hour offer exclusive to You'll Hear It listeners.


Make sure to tune in on Monday, where we'll have some special guests: Kevin & Chase from Jazz Memes! Learn about the internet's #1 resource for jazz related memes, as well as the best ways to build an online audience.


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Aug 23, 2019
The Jazziest Musician Names
16:23

Today, Peter and Adam (and Andrew!) list off some of their favorite jazz musician names.


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Aug 22, 2019
Record Deal Do's and Don'ts
15:38

On this episode, Peter and Adam answer a listener's question on whether or not it's worth it to pursue a record deal.


Get your music featured on You'll Hear It! Send an MP3 recording of one of your tunes to andrew@openstudionetwork.com, and if we like it, we'll feature it in the credits of an upcoming episode.


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Aug 21, 2019
Keeping Track of the Changes
18:13

Today, Peter and Adam answer another trans-Atlantic SpeakPipe, this time on how to navigate the chord changes during a solo section.


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Aug 20, 2019
The Best Jazz Players Do This
12:22

In this episode of You'll Hear It, Peter and Adam discuss how great jazz players got so good.


The Best Jazz Players Do This

  1. Listen
  2. Play piano
  3. #ABL
  4. Practice
  5. Challenge themselves
  6. Play with other musicians
  7. Listen to YHI


If you're interested in Christian McBride's "Piano for Non-Pianists" lesson, check out his Open Studio course here: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/fundamentals-of-jazz-bass-and-beyond


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Aug 19, 2019
YHI Live: Q&A
18:32

Peter and Adam sign off their live session by taking a few listener questions.


For more information on Elements of Jazz Piano (mentioned in this episode!), go here: https://www.openstudiojazz.com/elements-of-jazz-piano


And be sure to have a look at Open Studio's brand new course from Edu Ribeiro: Brazilian Jazz Drumming! Learn authentic Brazilian grooves like samba, baião, choro, and more from one of the world's greatest Brazilian jazz drummers. Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/brazilian-jazz-drumming for more information.


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Aug 16, 2019
7 Things Not to Do at Soundcheck
15:43

It's another episode from the YHI Live session as Peter and Adam talk about what to avoid doing at soundcheck. (And yes, Adam did at least one of these right after we recorded it)


7 Things Not to Do at Soundcheck

  1. Rehearse!
  2. Show up late
  3. Play long solos
  4. Make it all about you
  5. Monopolize the monitor or FOH engineer
  6. Bring a bad vibe to the gig because of your needs
  7. Make the monitor way louder than everyone else's
  8. Bonus


And be sure to have a look at Open Studio's brand new course from Edu Ribeiro: Brazilian Jazz Drumming! Learn authentic Brazilian grooves like samba, baião, choro, and more from one of the world's greatest Brazilian jazz drummers. Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/brazilian-jazz-drumming for more information.


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Aug 15, 2019
The Katy Perry/Flame Lawsuit
17:00

On this first episode from YHI Live, Peter and Adam wade into the controversial waters that are the recent Katy Perry/Flame lawsuit.


For Adam Neely's excellent video on this topic, go here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ytoUuO-qvg


And be sure to have a look at Open Studio's brand new course from Edu Ribeiro: Brazilian Jazz Drumming! Learn authentic Brazilian grooves like samba, baião, choro, and more from one of the world's greatest Brazilian jazz drummers. Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/brazilian-jazz-drumming for more information.


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Aug 14, 2019
Practice Routine
17:01

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a listener's SpeakPipe on how to set a practice routine. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


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Aug 13, 2019
7 Jazz Standards You Gotta Know
13:46

Alternative title for this episode: "7 Dusty Old Jazz Standards That You Gotta Learn Cuz Oldheads Like Us Insist on Calling It at the Session."


7 Jazz Standards You Gotta Know

  1. Benny Golson - "Stablemates"
  2. John Coltrane - "Giant Steps"
  3. Thelonious Monk - "Monk's Dream"
  4. Sonny Rollins - "St. Thomas"
  5. Herbie Hancock - "One Finger Snap"
  6. Herbie Hancock - "Canteloupe Island"
  7. Joe Henderson - "Inner Urge"
  8. BONUS


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Aug 12, 2019
Our 7 Favorite 2 Feels
20:06

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on some prime 2 feel examples. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


Our 7 Favorite 2 Feels

  1. Miles Davis - "It Could Happen to You"
  2. Oscar Peterson & Benny Green - "The More I See You"
  3. Sonny Rollins - "St. Thomas"
  4. Oscar Peterson - "Sandy's Blues" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ej9xoFYS3Sc
  5. Hank Mobley - "Remember"
  6. Joe Henderson - "Johnny Come Lately"
  7. Brad Mehldau - "Solar"
  8. BONUS


You can listen to all of these on this handy Spotify playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5dFhgBk6879lqHF8fgaCvv?si=LiyydUiVS4-naRi71cXZ0A


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And for the rest of this week, you can still sign up for the Charter Member Special. You'll Hear It Premium and all the benefits that come along with it for only $5. Go to http://youllhearit.com/podcast/ to sign up.


Tune in TODAY at 2:00 PM CDT for a very special YHI Live! Watch Peter and Adam record some episodes live from the PodCave while they take user questions in between episodes. Plus, we just might have some giveaways to offer during the livestream. Check out our YouTube channel, and don't forget to subscribe while you're there!


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Aug 09, 2019
Getting Past Licks
14:19

Today, it's a SpeakPipe about how to effectively play licks while improvising. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


For the casino licks video (including YHI's own Peter Martin), go here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VwTTxLgaWNA

For the classic Tootsie Pop commercial and all the nostalgia it entails, go here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2IA5Cv_5-g8


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And for the rest of this week, you can still sign up for the Charter Member Special. You'll Hear It Premium and all the benefits that come along with it for only $5. Go to http://youllhearit.com/podcast/ to sign up.


Tune in tomorrow at 2:00 PM CDT for a very special YHI Live! Watch Peter and Adam record some episodes live from the PodCave while they take user questions in between episodes. Plus, we just might have some giveaways to offer during the livestream. Check out our YouTube channel, and don't forget to subscribe while you're there!


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Aug 08, 2019
What Are You Thinking?
15:50

On this episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on what their thinking process is while performing. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


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And for the rest of this week, you can still sign up for the Charter Member Special. You'll Hear It Premium and all the benefits that come along with it for only $5. Go to http://youllhearit.com/podcast/ to sign up.


Tune in this Friday at 2:00 PM CDT for a very special YHI Live! Watch Peter and Adam record some episodes live from the PodCave while they take user questions in between episodes. Plus, we just might have some giveaways to offer during the livestream. Check out our YouTube channel, and don't forget to subscribe while you're there!


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Aug 07, 2019
Top 4 Non-Piano Records You Can Practice To
12:09

Today, Peter and Adam answer the first ever Premium SpeakPipe on 4 records pianists can comp to. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


Top 4 Non-Piano Records You Can Practice To

  1. Sonny Rollins - A Night at the Village Vanguard
  2. Branford Marsalis - Trio Jeepy
  3. Miles Davis - Live at the Plugged Nickel, Sorcerer, & Bags' Groove
  4. Kurt Rosenwinkel - The Next Step


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Tune in this Friday at 2:00 PM CDT for a very special YHI Live! Watch Peter and Adam record some episodes live from the PodCave while they take user questions in between episodes. Plus, we just might have some giveaways to offer during the livestream. Check out our YouTube channel, and don't forget to subscribe while you're there!


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Aug 06, 2019
7-Step Syllabus to Becoming a Functional Jazz Musician
18:01

Today, Peter and Adam answer a listener's request for a step-by-step guide on going from beginner jazz musician to a legitimate jazz player.


7-Step Syllabus to Becoming a Functional Jazz Musician

  1. Listen
  2. Swing (foundation)
  3. Blues (foundation)
  4. Roles of the instruments
  5. Repertoire
  6. Socialize
  7. Gig, play, gig, play


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Aug 05, 2019
Arranging for Solo Piano
10:52

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on what to do when arranging for piano. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


It's finally here: You'll Hear It PREMIUM is available! Show your support for the podcast by signing up to become a special Premium listener. For only $10, you'll get access to bonus episodes, the YHI episode archive, Q&A's with the YHI crew, prize giveaways, our private jazz piano Facebook group, and the SpeakPipe hotline! And if you sign up now, you'll receive our limited-time charter member special: only $5 for a Premium membership! To sign up, just go to http://youllhearit.com/podcast/


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Aug 02, 2019
Creativity and Substance Abuse
15:44

Things get heavy on this episode, as Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe about the perceived abundance of drug use in jazz culture. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Sign up for You'll Hear It Premium to access our SpeakPipe hotline! Go to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/yhi for more info.


It's finally here: You'll Hear It PREMIUM is available! Show your support for the podcast by signing up to become a special Premium listener. For only $10, you'll get access to bonus episodes, the YHI episode archive, Q&A's with the YHI crew, prize giveaways, our private jazz piano Facebook group, and the SpeakPipe hotline! And if you sign up now, you'll receive our limited-time charter member special: only $5 for a Premium membership! To sign up, just go to http://youllhearit.com/podcast/


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Aug 01, 2019
17 Tunes You Gotta Know
24:28

On this episode, Peter and Adam list off 17 tunes that you need to know to be prepared for any jam session.


17 Tunes You Gotta Know

  1. Autumn Leaves
  2. Solar
  3. A Night in Tunisia
  4. All of Me
  5. Body and Soul
  6. On Green Dolphin Street
  7. Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise
  8. All the Things You Are
  9. So What
  10. Stella by Starlight
  11. Impressions
  12. Straight, No Chaser
  13. Summertime
  14. Cherokee
  15. Sweet Georgia Brown
  16. Giant Steps
  17. 'Round Midnight
  18. BONUS


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Jul 31, 2019
Rootless Voicings vs. Rooted Voicings
17:28

Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on when to play rooted voicings and when to avoid them. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/


Coming soon to YHI listeners: You'll Hear It PREMIUM! For a small payment, you'll get access to exclusive podcast episodes, the entire archive of the YHI podcast (over 400 episodes!), and helpful PDFs for more in-depth jazz advice. Tune in tomorrow for more details.


Have you been to the new Open Studio website yet? It's the same great taste with a whole new look! It's got all of the great courses from the old site, plus some new ones like Jazz Piano Jump-Start that are exclusive to the new platform. Plus, we've got a more user-friendly interface, faster load speeds, and new course resources - like quizzes over the lesson material. Visit https://www.openstudiojazz.com/ to learn more!


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Jul 30, 2019
How to NOT Be Perfect
15:34

Today, Peter and Adam answer a listener's SpeakPipe on overcoming the anxiety of not being a perfect musician. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/


And be sure to flip through some of the suggested reading material mentioned in this episode for even more advice:


Have you been to the new Open Studio website yet? It's the same great taste with a whole new look! It's got all of the great courses from the old site, plus some new ones like Jazz Piano Jump-Start that are exclusive to the new platform. Plus, we've got a more user-friendly interface, faster load speeds, and new course resources - like quizzes over the lesson material. Visit https://www.openstudiojazz.com/ to learn more!


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Jul 29, 2019
7 Things NOT to Do for a GREAT Sound
19:24

On this edition of You'll Hear It, Peter and Adam take some inspiration from Christian McBride (who you can check out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JpUyTXs65wM) and list 7 mistakes to avoid in order to sound great.


Are you an entry-level beginner pianist looking to get your first taste on how to play jazz? Check out Open Studio's newest course: Jazz Piano Jump-Start! This is a course designed for novice piano players with no experience playing jazz, and offers introductory lessons on the basic elements of this music. Learn more at https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-jumpstart


7 Things NOT to Do for a GREAT Sound:

  1. DON'T listen
  2. Use a ton of sustain
  3. Get real excited/tight
  4. Don't use voicing
  5. Move your wrists/elbows/shoulders
  6. Play/practice at the same dynamic level
  7. Comp for yourself without dynamics
  8. ULTIMATE TIP


Have you been to the new Open Studio website yet? It's the same great taste with a whole new look! It's got all of the great courses from the old site, plus some new ones like Jazz Piano Jump-Start that are exclusive to the new platform. Plus, we've got a more user-friendly interface, faster load speeds, and new course resources - like quizzes over the lesson material. Visit https://www.openstudiojazz.com/ to learn more!


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Jul 26, 2019
Phrasing While Comping
18:56

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a particularly spacey SpeakPipe on how to build phrases while you comp. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/


Coming soon to YHI listeners: You'll Hear It PREMIUM! For a small payment, you'll get access to exclusive podcast episodes, the entire archive of the YHI podcast (over 400 episodes!), and helpful PDFs for more in-depth jazz advice. Stay tuned to future episodes for more details.


Have you been to the new Open Studio website yet? It's the same great taste with a whole new look! It's got all of the great courses from the old site, plus some new ones like Jazz Piano Jump-Start that are exclusive to the new platform. Plus, we've got a more user-friendly interface, faster load speeds, and new course resources - like quizzes over the lesson material. Visit https://www.openstudiojazz.com/ to learn more!


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Jul 25, 2019
7 Reasons NOT to Start Your Own Band (And 1 Reason You Should)
14:54

It's the world premiere of You'll Hear It Totally Arbitrary Season 4! Peter and Adam start off the new season with a list of reasons why you wouldn't want to start your own band.


7 Reasons NOT to Start Your Own Band

  1. $$$$ - you can make more playing with others
  2. Logistics - you'll deal with more than just music
  3. Hiring and firing
  4. Time (you'll need lots of it)
  5. Decision fatigue
  6. It's your name, it's your reputation
  7. Love of music (you can't play a variety)
  8. BONUS TIP


Coming soon to YHI listeners: You'll Hear It PREMIUM! For a small payment, you'll get access to exclusive podcast episodes, the entire archive of the YHI podcast (over 400 episodes!), and helpful PDFs for more in-depth jazz advice. Stay tuned to future episodes for more details.


Have you been to the new Open Studio website yet? It's the same great taste with a whole new look! It's got all of the great courses from the old site, plus some new ones like Jazz Piano Jump-Start that are exclusive to the new platform. Plus, we've got a more user-friendly interface, faster load speeds, and new course resources - like quizzes over the lesson material. Visit https://www.openstudiojazz.com/ to learn more!


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Jul 24, 2019
Best of: Ultimate Tips
10:19

On this episode, it's an assortment of the best Ultimate Tips from season 3. Tune in tomorrow for the premiere of You'll Hear It season 4!


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Jul 23, 2019
Best of: Lists of Seven
20:42

As season 3 winds down to a close, we look back on some of our favorite lists of seven from this season.


7 Best Lists of Seven:

  1. 7 Secret Ways to Practice Scales
  2. 7 Practice Strategies You Can Implement Today
  3. 7 Albums Adam Never Knew
  4. 7 Hacks to Swing Harder
  5. 7 Crucial Details for Navigating Chord Changes
  6. 7 Favorite Scat Singers
  7. 7 Tracks That Give Us Chills


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Jul 22, 2019
How to Practice Performance
18:10

It's another trans-Atlantic episode as Peter's still in Italy, but that doesn't stop him and Adam from answering a SpeakPipe on practicing performing in front of an audience. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/.


To check out all the Open Studio courses mentioned in this episode, take a visit to https://www.openstudiojazz.com/piano.


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Jul 19, 2019
Working Out Your Left Hand
13:57

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on how to build strength in your left hand for pianists. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/.


And for more tips on building strength and independence in the hands, check out the new course from Open Studio: Jazz Piano Jump-Start! https://www.openstudiojazz.com/jazz-piano-jumpstart


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Jul 18, 2019
Should You Learn Classical Music?
13:53

It's another classic edition of jazz advice as Peter and Adam discuss the merits of learning classical music for jazz musicians.


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Jul 17, 2019
7 Tracks We've Been Diggin'
13:34

On this episode of YHI, Peter and Adam share some tunes they've been listening to lately. You can check them out on our playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5xCxiRIyWQxVmBveE59bSx?si=pSIQs5CDSmSCeHFwApLPvA


7 Tracks We've Been Diggin':

  1. Herlin Riley - "Borders Without Lines"
  2. Juana Molina - "Cosoco"
  3. Caetano Veloso - "Trilhos Urbanos"
  4. J.S. Ondara - "American Dream"
  5. Kirk Franklin - "Love Theory"
  6. Larry Goldings - "Solidity"
  7. Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway - "You've Got A Friend"


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Jul 16, 2019
7 Most Influential Solos for Us
12:52

Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe and list the most formative solos for them in their early years of playing jazz. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/.


You can check each of these solos out for yourself with this handy Spotify playlist we made: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6LH6N9f2no096myPQXuAdj?si=iI2cogtITn-aprhOzJ1P_g


7 Most Influential Solos for Us:

  1. McCoy Tyner - "Lonnie's Lament"
  2. Keith Jarrett - "Autumn Leaves" (Live at the BN)
  3. Charlie Parker - "Now's the Time"
  4. Herbie Hancock - "Actual Proof"
  5. Art Tatum - "Willow Weep for Me"
  6. Chick Corea - "Matrix"
  7. Thelonious Monk - "I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)"
  8. BONUS SOLO


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Jul 15, 2019
How to Hire & Fire
14:22

On today's episode, Peter and Adam give their best advice for how to hire and fire band members, as well as what to do if you get canned.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "Blue" by Ziza Muftic. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


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Jul 12, 2019
7 Options for a Dominant 7th Chord
11:24

In today's episode, Peter and Adam break out the Keystation to show some scales and subsitutions to play over a dominant chord.


And check out The Jazz Glossary for more lessons on jazz chords, scales, and terms: https://www.openstudionetwork.com/project/glo-overview/ (And yes, this course will also be moved over to our new site https://www.openstudiojazz.com very soon!)


7 Options for a Dominant 7th Chord:

  1. Mixolydian
  2. Lydian dominant
  3. Half-whole
  4. Altered
  5. Sus7
  6. Tritone sub
  7. Half-step below
  8. BONUS


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Jul 11, 2019
7 Keys to a Growth Mindset
13:30

It's the dead of summer and the A/C's broken at the Podcave, but Peter and Adam battle through the heat to give you 7 ways to grow as a player.


7 Keys to a Growth Mindset:

  1. Abundance, not scarcity
  2. Honest evaluation
  3. Courage
  4. Target your weaknesses and your strengths
  5. Don't pay attention to praise, only criticism
  6. Repertoire, solos, experiences (sitting in)
  7. Always Be Learning (#ABL)
  8. BONUS


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Jul 10, 2019
All-Star Bands
17:26

In honor of the MLB All-Star Game, Peter & Adam list some all-star jazz bands they put together.


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Jul 09, 2019
Learning the Tradition vs. Finding Your Own Voice
15:10

Peter and Adam answer a Speakpipe on how much time you could spend on learning the tradition while developing your own personal sound. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/.


We have been nominated in the Music category of The People's Choice Podcast Awards! To submit, please sign up to vote for us in the Music Category here: https://www.podcastawards.com/


We're proud to present the new-and-improved platform for Open Studio: https://www.openstudiojazz.com! Head on over, check it out, and let us know what you like and what needs improvement. (We have over 1000 lessons to move to the new site, so check in over the following weeks as we update our courses)


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Jul 08, 2019
Deep Listening
18:57

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a listener's email question about what jazz musicians mean when they advocate "deep listening."


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Jul 05, 2019
7 Unbelievable Facts About Jazz
15:32

It's time for Peter & Adam's Believe It or Not with these 7 fun facts about jazz.


7 Unbelievable Facts About Jazz

  1. Jazz musicians turn off part of their brain while improvising (https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/news/media/releases/this_is_your_brain_on_jazz_researchers_use_mri_to_study_spontaneity_creativity)
  2. No one knows the origin of the word "jazz"
  3. Jazz increases your immunity (https://www.bustle.com/p/can-music-help-you-get-over-a-cold-studies-suggest-it-can-boost-your-immune-system-13231417)
  4. "Hipster" came from jazz slang
  5. John Coltrane had a church named after him
  6. James Reese Europe killed by his drummer in WWI
  7. Louis Armstrong holds the record for oldest artist with #1 hit on Billboard Hot 100
  8. BONUS FACT


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Jul 04, 2019
How to Be an AMAZING Jazz Pianist by Practicing ONE Simple Thing
17:31

It's an extra-clickbaity title for a clickbaity SpeakPipe topic: if you could only practice one thing, what would it be? Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/.


And check out the book Peter plugs in this episode: The ONE Thing by Gary W. Keller and Jay Papasan http://www.the1thing.com


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Jul 03, 2019
4 Core Principles for Learning Jazz
16:25

Today, Peter and Adam get fundamental as they give their most important concepts for learning jazz.


4 Core Principles for Learning Jazz:

  1. Listen
  2. Patience
  3. Routine
  4. Feedback
  5. ULTIMATE TIP


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Jul 02, 2019
How to Learn New Tunes
18:11

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on the best practices for learning new tunes. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/.


How to Learn New Tunes:

  1. Listen
  2. Stay away from the pages (learn from recordings)
  3. Play the heck out of it
  4. Be patient (memorize it as you learn it)
  5. ULTIMATE TIP


The ending theme song for today's episode is "A Few Blocks Up" by Mike Anderson. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


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Jul 01, 2019
How to Hear the Harmony
17:35

We end the week with another SpeakPipe; this time, it's a request for tips on hearing harmony. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Just go to https://youllhearit.com/podcast-contact/.


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Jun 28, 2019
How to Fail
17:26

Today, Peter and Adam talk about taking risks and the possibility of failing.


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Jun 27, 2019
Planing
18:07

Planing? Planing. Peter and Adam answer an email-submitted question about voicing chords using harmonic planing (taking a chord/chord shape and moving it within a mode).


The ending theme song for today's episode is "Luna" by The RhythmEarth Electric Trio. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


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Jun 26, 2019
Comment Analysis: Why People REALLY Hate Jazz
11:42

We're taking a dive into the past. Peter and Adam react to the comment section of our first You'll Hear It YouTube video: "7 Reasons People Hate Jazz."


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Jun 25, 2019
The Big Life Question
14:43

It's time to get serious. Peter and Adam attempt to answer an email-submitted dilemma about choosing between going to music school or getting a degree in a separate field.


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Jun 24, 2019
Modal Playing: Where Do You Place the Notes?
16:05

Got modal? We sure do! Peter and Adam talk about what and where to place notes when playing modally. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Jun 21, 2019
Humor in Jazz
13:00

Is humor okay in jazz? Peter and Adam answers this today. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Jun 20, 2019
Left-Hand Voicings
17:06

Old to us, new to you. Peter and Adam talk (again) about several voicings that you can use for your left hand. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Jun 19, 2019
What's So Great About Miles?
15:39

Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe about why Miles Davis is a jazz great. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Jun 18, 2019
Big Band Playing
13:50

Today is another SpeakPipe question, and Peter and Adam give their take on playing in a big band. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Jun 17, 2019
Being (Ill) Prepared for the Gig
16:42

We've all been there. Peter and Adam talk about being not quite ready for a gig. And if you're in the St. Louis area and are interested in seeing Fire Shut up in My Bones, go here for ticket information: https://www.opera-stl.org/season-and-events/productions/fire-shut-up-in-my-bones-2019. And check out Adam's notes below:




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Jun 14, 2019
Heavy Pianos
12:38

Peter and Adam answer a question about overcoming the different action strengths of pianos.


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Jun 13, 2019
Vertical Harmony
22:13

Peter's Back (in the podcave). Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe about playing tunes with vertical harmony. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Jun 12, 2019
Playing for Free
17:30

Today, Peter and Adam talk about the intricacies of playing for free. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Jun 11, 2019
What is Jazz?
13:46

Branford gonna Branford. Today, Peter and Adam talk about the controversial comments made by Branford Marsalis in an interview by JazzTimes.


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Jun 10, 2019
Metronome Practice
12:31

Peter's still away, but that's okay because he's calling in today. Peter and Adam are talking all about practicing with a metronome.


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Jun 07, 2019
Getting Beyond the Changes
15:21

Peter's still in Washington D.C. calling in remotely to talk with Adam about improvising, but without having to think about it.


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Jun 06, 2019
What to Practice When You Can't Play
11:18

Peter's Back! Sort of. Peter's calling in remotely to talk with Adam about things you can do when you can't play.


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Jun 05, 2019
Our Favorite Peter-isms (Feat. Geoff Clapp)
8:56

Another day, another yap with Geoff Clapp. Today, Adam and Geoff talk their favorite things about Peter.


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Jun 04, 2019
Best New Orleans Drummers (feat. Geoff Clapp)
17:49

Peter's gone, but that's okay because we have a special guest (Geoff Clapp) joining Adam today. Adam and Geoff give a rundown some of their favorite New Orleans drummers.


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Jun 03, 2019
How to Get Your Kids Into Jazz
16:43

Answering today's SpeakPipe, Peter and Adam talk about getting your kids interested in jazz. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 31, 2019
Use of Space/Silence
16:38

Here's an out-of-this-world SpeakPipe where Peter and Adam talk about using space when improvising. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 30, 2019
All About Habits
15:48

Peter and Adam talk all about several aspects of habits:

  • Bad vs. good habits
  • Atomic Habits
  • Decisions
  • Environment
  • Community
  • Discipline


Also, have a look at one of Peter's recommended books - Atomic Habits by James Clear, available here: https://jamesclear.com/atomic-habits


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May 29, 2019
Fingering: Getting Out of It
13:47

Today, it's an episode all about fingering - specifically, what to do when improvising a solo.


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May 28, 2019
Gig Marketing: 7 Ways to Put Butts in Seats
27:59

On today's episode, Peter and Adam give some advice on how to market your gigs to help grow your audience.


How to Market Gigs:

  1. Practice
  2. Online presence (website/social media)
  3. Create a concept or theme for the show
  4. Livestream a gig
  5. Keep a regular schedule
  6. Ringer
  7. Word of mouth
  8. ULTIMATE TIP


And have a listen to the Live @ Open Studio: Brazil Edition gig mentioned in this episode here: https://youtu.be/qQNV6WNQXDc


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May 27, 2019
Making Good Harmonic Decisions/Playing With Guitarists
16:57

It's the last SpeakPipe of the week and Peter and Adam answer two questions in one: How do I play spicy harmonic choices when comping? Is it possible for a guitarist and pianist play simultaneously?


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May 24, 2019
Set Lists
24:07

Ever had questions about set lists? Peter and Adam has got you covered. They talk about several topics such as:

  • Big band and small group
  • How to organize set lists
  • How to not have too many bebop or latin in a row
  • Listener's stand point
  • Flow of a set list
  • ULTIMATE TIP: Tune in tomorrow


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May 23, 2019
Getting Your Rhythm Stronger
14:41

This week is packed tight, full of SpeakPipe. Peter and Adam answer with ways to strengthen your rhythmic muscle. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 22, 2019
Lyrics
13:34

It's another day of SpeakPipe, as Peter and Adam answer one about the importance of lyrics in jazz music. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 21, 2019
What Makes A Great Pianist?
16:09

Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe about what makes a great pianist. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 20, 2019
The Worst Jazz Advice We Ever Got
14:37

It's the same, but opposite SpeakPipe question from yesterday. Today, Peter and Adam give the worst jazz tips they've received. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


Peter & Adam's Worst Jazz Advice:

  • Play only rootless voicings when playing with bass players
  • Play patterns
  • Only work on lines in your right hand
  • Only play the written solos on big band charts
  • Bring your Real Book everywhere
  • Big band is the only real jazz
  • Practice mostly in common keys
  • Tell everyone they sounded great after every tune
  • The Ultimate Tip


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May 17, 2019
The Best Jazz Advice We Ever Got
20:13

Peter and Adam give the 7 best jazz advice tips, answering a SpeakPipe. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Peter & Adam's Best Jazz Advice

  1. Listen (of course)
  2. The audience's imagination fills in most of the music for you
  3. Learn solos by ear
  4. Play a second line snare drum solo in your head / only play 1/3 of the notes
  5. Be productive
  6. A strong sense of time is more important than the notes you play
  7. The Ultimate Tip


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May 16, 2019
Welcome Back, Peter
15:19

Adam finds Peter hiding out in the Podcave, and the two recap what they've been doing for the past couple of weeks.


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May 15, 2019
Getting Closer to Playing What We Hear
16:14

Today, we have the last SpeakPipe of the week and Peter and Adam talk about working on playing what you hear. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 10, 2019
Jazz, Politics, and the 21st Century
15:38

You SpeakPipe it, we answer, and Peter and Adam talk politics in the jazz world today. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 09, 2019
Ideas for Practicing Comping
16:57

It's comp-city! Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe with different ways to work on comping. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 08, 2019
Leading Ensembles
13:34

It's another question from SpeakPipe today, and Peter and Adam answer with their experience being the leader of an ensemble. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 07, 2019
Getting Arranging Gigs
15:22

Peter and Adam talk about their experiences on getting gigs arranging. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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May 06, 2019
Accompanying: When to Use Solo Fills
7:57

It's a quick SpeakPipe today, and Peter and Adam talk about playing fills. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


Check out Open Studio's Brazilian Rhythm Section Course for lessons on piano accompaniment.


Artists to Check Out:


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May 03, 2019
7 Albums Peter Never Knew
16:50

Adam returns the favor and drops some knowledge on Peter in today's episode as he shows him 7 albums he's never listened to. You can listen to all of them on our Spotify playlist here: 


7 Albums Peter Never Knew Playlist


Today's episode is sponsored by the Oxford American. The Oxford Americanis a magazine dedicated to documenting the complexity and vitality of the American South. Its award-winning annual music issue comes with a CD sampler and digital download - a must-have for any serious music fan. Recent issues have featured Nina Simone, Thelonious Monk, John Cage, and John Cage. Visit https://www.oxfordamerican.org/yhi today for a special subscription discount!


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May 02, 2019
Soloing on Pop Changes
14:05

Another SpeakPipe pops up! And today, Peter and Adam talk about soloing over pop changes for the improviser. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "Traveling at Night" by Burke Ingraffia. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


Musicians & Tunes to Check Out:


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May 01, 2019
Our Individual Development
16:14

Today, Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe about their personal milestones in their own music careers. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


Today's episode is sponsored by the Oxford American. The Oxford American is a magazine dedicated to documenting the complexity and vitality of the American South. Its award-winning annual music issue comes with a CD sampler and digital download - a must-have for any serious music fan. Recent issues have featured Nina Simone, Thelonious Monk, John Cage, and John Cage. Visit https://www.oxfordamerican.org/yhi today for a special subscription discount!


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Apr 30, 2019
Accompanying in a Duo
11:18

Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on a few ways of accompanying another musician in a duo. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "And There It Is" by Kash Wright Trio (sent in by listener Kash Wright). To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


Ultimate Tip:

Ella Fitzgerald & Ellis Larkins - Ella Sings Gershwin: https://geo.itunes.apple.com/album/ella-sings-gershwin/1216860784?app=itunes

Shirley Horn - I Love You, Paris (Live): https://geo.itunes.apple.com/album/i-love-you-paris-live/1233832578?app=itunes

Tony Bennett & Bill Evans - The Tony Bennett / Bill Evans Album: https://geo.itunes.apple.com/album/the-tony-bennett-bill-evans-album-bonus-track-version/202949643?app=itunes


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Apr 29, 2019
Composers Who've Influenced Us
20:29

They're back! Peter and Adam answer the last SpeakPipe of the week about their influences from classical music. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


You'll Hear It: Classical Influences Playlist


Herbie Hancock's Masterclass


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Apr 26, 2019
7 Things You Didn't Know About Peter and Adam
11:59

Today, Kelly and Heather join us again to give us some facts you may or may not have known about Peter and Adam.


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Apr 25, 2019
Spouses Special: Favorite Artists
10:34

Today is a very special episode of "You'll Hear It" where Kelly and Heather, the wives of Peter and Adam respectively, sit in and talk about their favorite artists to listen to.


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Apr 24, 2019
Pursuing a Unique Sound
14:18

We have another SpeakPipe today where Peter and Adam share their experiences developing their own unique sound. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Apr 23, 2019
Communication on the Bandstand
19:27

Peter and Adam answer their first SpeakPipe of the week about communicating on the bandstand. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


Today's episode is sponsored by the Oxford American. The Oxford American is a magazine dedicated to documenting the complexity and vitality of the American South. Its award-winning annual music issue comes with a CD sampler and digital download - a must-have for any serious music fan. Recent issues have featured Nina Simone, Thelonious Monk, John Cage, and John Cage. Visit https://www.oxfordamerican.org/yhi today for a special subscription discount!


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Apr 22, 2019
History of Open Studio
22:21

It's a blast-from-the-past on this episode as Peter and Adam recount the history of Open Studio.


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Apr 19, 2019
Jazz Resources
14:44

Today, Peter and Adam answer a question sent via Facebook on other useful resources musicians can use to enhance their jazz knowledge.


Jazz Resources:


The ending theme song for today's episode is "A Little Ditty" by David Cousins. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


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Apr 18, 2019
Comparing Yourself to Other Musicians
17:06

Peter and Adam answer the last Speakpipe of the week by discussing the pros and cons of comparing yourself to other musicians. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Apr 17, 2019
4th Style Voicings
17:55

It's another Speakpipe today as Peter and Adam break out the Keystation to play some examples of 4th voicings. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "Children of Now" by Allamass (sent in by listener Mark Ford). To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


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Apr 16, 2019
Equipment We Gig With
14:45

Today, Peter and Adam answer a Speakpipe on the gear they use on gigs. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Apr 15, 2019
This Week in Jazz
11:23

It's another edition of This Week in Jazz where Peter and Adam recap the latest jazz news. Check out the articles they mentioned in this week's episode:


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Apr 12, 2019
4 Ways to Practice Voice Leading
18:38

Peter and Adam list their top 4 tips for practicing voice leading on today's episode. And take a look at Ethan Iverson's blog for the Keith Jarrett interview Adam mentioned: https://ethaniverson.com/interviews/interview-with-keith-jarrett/


4 Ways to Practice Voice Leading

  1. Bass line
  2. Lead line of the voicing
  3. Inner movement
  4. Counterpoint - flux


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Apr 11, 2019
Staying Inspired
14:31

Today, Peter and Adam try their best to be psychologists as they help out a listener who has trouble staying inspired.


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Apr 10, 2019
Minor Harmony
19:11

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a Speakpipe on harmonizing tunes in minor keys. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


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Apr 09, 2019
Playing in All Keys
14:54

Peter and Adam kick off the week by answering a question about how to avoid playing the same lines over and over by practicing in all keys.


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Apr 08, 2019
A Comments Section Retrospective
20:51

This week of YHI ends with Peter and Adam reading some of their favorite comments from recent episodes. Check out the episodes mentioned below:


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Apr 05, 2019
Slash Chords
17:18

Today, Peter and Adam answer a listener's question about what voicings sound good with slash chords.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "On the Sunny Side of the Street" as performed by Octavi Coronado. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


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Apr 04, 2019
7 Albums Adam Never Knew
25:47

Peter drops some knowledge on Adam in today's episode as he shows him 7 albums he's never listened to. You can listen to all of them on our Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/zpb9n56jhvy0tq45oa0yo4r9m/playlist/0FpJ3GdR2CK2ntoPCecxAI?si=b0P5q9-YRoOF00L0NdySCQ


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Apr 03, 2019
Sus Chords
16:43

Peter and Adam return after yesterday's April Fool's prank with an episode all about suspended chords. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast.


Listen to Herbie Hancock's "Maiden Voyage:" https://geo.itunes.apple.com/album/maiden-voyage/724649006?i=724649444&app=itunes


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Apr 02, 2019
Practical Applications of Root, Shell, Pretty
15:22

On the final episode of You'll Hear It, Peter and Adam answer one last Speakpipe question about how to use Root, Shell, Pretty. To see the blog post that inspired this episode, go here: https://youllhearit.com/5-easy-jazz-piano-chords-that-sound-great/


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Apr 01, 2019
7 Secret Ways to Practice Scales
17:30

On today's episode, Peter and Adam give 7 methods you might not know about on how to practice scales.


Secret Ways to Practice Scales

  1. Slowly
  2. 3rds
  3. Articulation
  4. 6ths
  5. Contrary motion
  6. Over changes
  7. In your sleep


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Mar 29, 2019
This Week in Jazz
18:29

On this month's edition of This Week in Jazz, Peter and Adam talk about the latest Open Studio concert (which you can watch in its entirety here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qQNV6WNQXDc), as well as everyone's favorite rap rock superstar, and more.


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Mar 28, 2019
Solo Discussion: Louis Armstrong - "West End Blues"
15:57

In the long-awaited return of our newly renamed Solo Discussion series, Peter and Adam go over the classic tune "West End Blues."


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Mar 27, 2019
7 Tracks That Give Us Chills
22:42

Today, Peter and Adam give a list of 7 goosebumps-inducing moments in jazz tunes. You can listen to each of them on our playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/12741112/playlist/77eAvTGEDOI7nrRMGY82HL?si=CjWZm-YMTpe8XUt2hTYrXQ


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Mar 26, 2019
How to Absorb What You Transcribe
13:47

Peter and Adam answer a listener's question today about how to transfer skills you learn from transcribing over to your performances.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "BMX Bandit" by Shannon Stitt. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com.


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Mar 25, 2019
Root, Shell, Pretty
21:06

Today, Peter and Adam go on a deeper dive over a popular recent blog post.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "Bye-Ya" as performed by Jim Reid. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com


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Mar 22, 2019
Getting Dogmatic: How to Get the Gig
17:01

More jazz advice from the Podcave as Peter and Adam give some dogmatic advice on getting gigs.


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Mar 21, 2019
7 Hacks to Swing Harder
16:18

On today's episode, Peter and Adam offer their best tips for swinging harder.


7 Hacks to Swing Harder

  1. Listen (to swinging stuff)
  2. Play with swinging people
  3. Relax
  4. Practice with metronome
  5. Practice with recordings
  6. Walk bass lines/learn to play bass
  7. Learn to play the drums


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Mar 20, 2019
How to Not Get Lost in a Drum Solo
16:39

Today, Peter and Adam answer a listener's email about what other musicians can do to avoid getting lost during drum solos.


The ending theme song for today's episode is "The Grape Escape" by the Stefan Sirbu Trio. To get your music featured on You'll Hear It, send an MP3 recording of your music to andrew@openstudionetwork.com


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Mar 19, 2019
Our 7 Favorite Jazz Compositions
19:45

It's a new week and a new list of 7 from the Podcave, as Peter and Adam give their HIGHLY SUBJECTIVE list of their favorite jazz compositions. You can listen to all of them on our Spotify playlist here: https://open.spotify.com/user/12741112/playlist/6kJxFfAOUfG2o6GzfvEpza?si=745VSbZfRcS0yTkkqR-pXg


Favorite Jazz Compositions

  1. "East St. Louis Toodle-Oo" - Duke Ellington
  2. "Lush Life" - Billy Strayhorn
  3. "Ruby, My Dear" - Thelonious Monk
  4. "A Night in Tunisia" - Dizzy Gillespie
  5. "Inner Urge" - Joe Henderson
  6. "Before It's Time to Say Goodbye" - Kenny Kirkland
  7. "Remembering" - Avishai Cohen

*Bonus: "Emotion in Motion" - Peter Martin


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Mar 18, 2019
7 Favorite Scat Singers
13:36

PM and AM end the week with a countdown of their favorite scat singers. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast. Today's question comes from Charles, who just completed transcriptions for Greg Hutchinson's Fundamentals of Jazz Drumming course. You can check it out on the Open Studio website here: https://www.openstudionetwork.com/project/fjd-overview/


Favorite Scat Singers

  1. Sarah Vaughan (listen to Sarah Vaughan at Mister Kelly's)
  2. Dianne Reeves (have a look at her Open Studio course: Define Your Voice, and listen to her album The Calling)
  3. Chet Baker (listen to Chet Baker Sings)
  4. Ella Fitzgerald
  5. Clark Terry
  6. Betty Carter
  7. Louis Armstrong
  8. Bonus: George Benson


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Mar 15, 2019
How to Name Chords
20:20

Today, Peter and Adam answer a question from a YouTube commenter with a tutorial on how to name chords.


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Mar 14, 2019
How to Improve Memory Work
14:55

For today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a question on how to memorize tunes.


Today's episode is sponsored by the Oxford American. The Oxford American is a magazine dedicated to documenting the complexity and vitality of the American South. Its award-winning annual music issue comes with a CD sampler and digital download - a must-have for any serious music fan. Recent issues have featured Nina Simone, Thelonious Monk, John Cage, and John Cage. Visit https://www.oxfordamerican.org/yhi today for a special subscription discount!


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Mar 13, 2019
7 Crucial Details for Navigating Chord Changes
19:46

Today in the Podcave, Peter and Adam use the Kranich & Bach to show you how to find your way through chord changes.


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Mar 12, 2019
Notes From Chick: How to Hear What You Play
12:57

Peter and Adam answer a listener question on hearing what to play with a list of tips compiled by the great Chick Correa. Check out his list here: https://www.openstudionetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Chick-List.jpg


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Mar 11, 2019
This Week in Jazz
12:09

It's another monthly edition of This Week in Jazz - this time, Peter and Adam talk about the death of an important jazz figure, a new solo bass album, and a burgeoning pharmaceutical company.


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Mar 08, 2019
Tension in the Body
15:17

Today, Peter and Adam give their (non-scientific or medical) advice on how to play in a way that's physically comfortable.


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Mar 07, 2019
Range of a Melody
15:03

More jazz advice from the Podcave as Peter and Adam answer a question about playing in different ranges with a group.


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Mar 06, 2019
Bebop Scales
16:41

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a listener question about the importance of bebop scales. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast


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Mar 05, 2019
7 Practice Strategies You Can Implement Today
20:16

Peter and Adam start off the week with a list of tips you can use to enhance your practice sessions.


Practice Strategies:

  1. Listen
  2. Meditation
  3. Focused Technical Practice
  4. Practice Performance
  5. Transcribe Solos From Other Instruments
  6. Practice Easy Things in Hard Keys
  7. Record Your Practice Session/Take Notes


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Mar 04, 2019
The Secret of Syncopation - S3E45
7:51

Peter and Adam cap off the week by answering a listener question about accenting on the offbeats. Peter also references his weekly jazz piano course Jazz Piano Method, and you can get more info on it here: https://www.openstudionetwork.com/project/pml-overview/


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Mar 01, 2019
The Good, the Bad, & the Annoying: Musicians Who Sing While They Play - S3E44
12:51

Today, PM & AM discuss jazz musicians that sing what they play, and whether or not it improves or detracts from the performance.


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Feb 28, 2019
Comment Analysis: Our "Lingus" Solo Discussion - S3E43
13:55

On a special Analysis episode, Peter and Adam read some comments from their infamous "Lingus" Solo Discussion. To see a more in-depth analysis on this tune, check out David Bruce's video here.


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Feb 27, 2019
Recording: How to Make the Studio Feel Like the Bandstand - S3E42
15:31

On today's episode, Peter and Adam answer a listener's SpeakPipe about how to feel more comfortable during a recording session. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast


Shout out again to Chris Stark: https://www.christopher-stark.com


Tips:

  1. Just play
  2. Be your best self
  3. Don't set your expectations too high
  4. Play in the moment
  5. Try to interact/connect with the other band members
  6. Practice recording yourself
  7. Be prepared


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Feb 26, 2019
String Theory: Writing for a String Section - S3E41
18:45

Today, Peter and Adam give some advice on how to write arrangements for string sections.


Check out Brian Owens at: http://brianowenssoul.com/home-1

Shout out to Chris Stark: https://www.christopher-stark.com

'Nother shout out to Matt Jones Orchestra: http://www.mattjonesorchestra.com

And make sure to hit up imslp.org


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Feb 25, 2019
How to Compose Your Own Music - S3E40
18:36

It's another SpeakPipe in the Podcave as Peter and Adam offer their best composition tips. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast


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Feb 22, 2019
What Other Musicians Expect From the Bass Player - S3E39
11:10

Another SpeakPipe question is answered by Peter and Adam; this time, it's on what other players want from their bass player. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast


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Feb 21, 2019
How to Avoid Getting Lost - S3E38
16:36

Peter and Adam answer a SpeakPipe on how to avoid getting lost during a performance. Wanna send a SpeakPipe of your own? Check out the bottom of the page at http://www.openstudionetwork.com/podcast


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Feb 20, 2019
What is Jazz? - S3E31
17:12

Peter and Adam get philosophical on this episode and try to answer the age-old question: what is jazz?


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Feb 11, 2019
This Week in Jazz - #30
14:05

Peter and Adam discuss this year's jazz nominees for the 2019 Grammys.


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Feb 08, 2019
7 Step Guide to Learning Jazz Piano - #29
19:43

Peter and Adam go over one of the more popular Open Studio blog posts about how to learn jazz piano.


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Feb 07, 2019
Sean Jones Interview - #28
15:57

It's the last special guest of the week as Peter and Adam bring trumpeter Sean Jones to the Podcave, where they discuss his career and (of course) Miles Davis.


Want some jazz trumpet lessons from Sean Jones? Check out Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 of his Open Studio course: Jazz Trumpet Fundamentals.


Like the Sean Jones clips we used in this episode? Listen to more from his album Live From Jazz at the Bistro.


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Feb 06, 2019
Modes in Jazz (Featuring Warren Wolf) - #27
13:56

The special guests continue with Warren Wolf popping in to help Peter and Adam answer a listener question about the use of different modes in jazz.


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Be on the lookout for a new mini-course from Warren, coming soon to Open Studio!


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Feb 05, 2019
Tia Fuller Interview - #26
20:27

Tia Fuller drops by the Podcave to talk to Peter and Adam about her newest album, Diamond Cut, and her first ever Grammy nomination.


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Feb 04, 2019
Comping for Bass Solos - #25
12:14

Today, Peter and Adam discuss techniques that other players can use when the bassist is soloing.


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Feb 01, 2019
Getting Out of the Math - #24
24:30

Peter and Adam drop some knowledge on a listener's question on how to play melodically while improvising.


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Jan 31, 2019
Solo Analysis: "Lingus" - Cory Henry - #23
17:42

For this week's Solo Analysis, Peter and Adam answer a popular listener request and cover Cory Henry's solo on "Lingus."


Check out this video of Snarky Puppy performing "Lingus," complete with hipsters and bright red headphones!


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Jan 30, 2019
How to Hear the Changes - #22
12:48
Today, Peter and Adam give some advice after a listener asks for a how-to on hearing the chord changes in a tune.
Jan 29, 2019
The One Scale You Should Be Practicing Every Day - #21
13:02
On today's episode, Adam and Peter praise practicing the chromatic scale, and explain why you should make it a part of your regular routine.
Jan 28, 2019
This Week in Jazz - #20
18:29
Adam wraps up his experience at the JEN Conference this year, and Peter analyzes the New Orleans Jazz Festival lineup.
Jan 25, 2019
Solo Analysis "Cantaloupe Island" - Pat Metheny - #19
11:43
It's a special two-parter solo analysis this week as Peter and Adam check out a performance of "Cantaloupe Island." This episode, it's an analysis of Pat Metheny's solo.
Jan 24, 2019
Solo Analysis: "Cantaloupe Island" - Herbie Hancock - #18
17:36
It's a special two-parter solo analysis this week as Peter and Adam check out a performance of "Cantaloupe Island." This episode, it's an analysis of Herbie Hancock's solo.
Jan 23, 2019
How Horn Players Can Add Interest - #17
11:26
Peter and Adam answer another listener question; this time, it's on how horn players can make a tune more interesting for the rhythm section.
Jan 22, 2019
Tips on Playing the Changes - #16
12:08
Peter and Adam answer a Speakpipe about how to play chord changes without making it obvious.
Jan 21, 2019
Christian Sands Interview: Part 2 - #15
17:25
Today, Peter continues his discussion with pianist, Christian Sands.
Jan 18, 2019
Christian Sands Interview: Part 1 - #14
11:16
Today, Peter goes solo and talks music with the great young pianist, Christian Sands.
Jan 17, 2019
Solo Analysis: "Rebel Music" - Christian Sands - #13
12:27
In today's episode, Peter and Adam break down Christian Sands' "Rebel Music."
Jan 16, 2019
7 Ways to Find Your True Artistic Self - #12
16:39
On today's episode, Peter and Adam list off all the ways musicians can unlock their true artistic potential.
Jan 15, 2019
This Week in Jazz - #11
17:16
Adam returns from "the happiest place on Earth" to the SECOND happiest place on Earth: the Podcave, where him and Peter catch up on all the latest jazz news, including Peter's time at the Jazz Congress.
Jan 14, 2019
How to Practice Efficiently in Limited Time - #10
12:44
On the final solo Peter episode of the week, Peter discusses ways you can make the most out of your practice sessions.
Jan 11, 2019
7 Jazz Controversies - #9
16:09
In another Adam-less episode, Peter offers his opinion on a range of controversies plaguing the jazz world.
Jan 10, 2019
The Trio Setting - #6
9:35
Today on You'll Hear It, Peter and Adam answer a listener question about how playing in a trio is different from any other ensemble.
Jan 07, 2019
This Week in Jazz - #5
8:54
It's another edition of "This Week in Jeff Goldblum" as Peter and Adam talk about the actor's jazz album, plus Adam recommends some reading material, and Peter discusses one of his favorite jazz bassists.
Jan 04, 2019
Blakey Musicians - #4
9:22
Peter and Adam answer a user question about jazz musicians who got their start with Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers.
Jan 03, 2019
Solo Analysis: "No Greater Love" - Ahmad Jamal at the Pershing - #3
12:21
For this week's Solo Analysis Wednesday, Peter and Adam take a listener request and analyze Ahmad Jamal's solo on "No Greater Love" from Ahmad Jamal at the Pershing.
Jan 02, 2019
4 Tunes to Absolutely NEVER Ask a Serious Jazz Musician to Play - #2
7:36
On the first episode of 2019, Peter and Adam discuss their most hated tune requests at gigs.
Jan 01, 2019
Top 7 Jazz Albums of 2018 - #1
19:47
To celebrate the end of 2018, Peter and Adam countdown their favorite jazz albums of the past year.
Dec 31, 2018
Best of YHI: 7 Ways To Practice Scales Creatively - #90
17:49
From the archives: Peter and Adam discuss creative scale practice.
Dec 28, 2018
Best of YHI: 7 Ways To End a Tune - #89
21:11
From the archives: 7 great ways to end a tune.
Dec 27, 2018
Best of YHI: 7 Great Practice Routine Hacks - #88
9:19
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Dec 26, 2018
Best of YHI: 7 Great Standards You Don't Know - #87
12:00
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Dec 25, 2018
Best of YHI: 17 Standards Every Jazz Player Should Know - #86
12:10
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Dec 24, 2018
This Week in Jazz - #85
9:33
Peter and Adam recap the latest jazz news and discuss the passing of a jazz great.
Dec 21, 2018
7 Biggest Jazz Myths - #84
13:33
On today's episode, Peter and Adam debunk some common myths about jazz.
Dec 20, 2018
Performance Anxiety - #83
13:51
Peter and Adam answer another listener question today as they give some tips on overcoming performance anxiety.
Dec 19, 2018
Playing Free - #82
15:28
Peter's back in the Podcave with Adam as they answer a listener question about playing free.
Dec 18, 2018
Discussing Chick - #81
13:37
Today, Peter and Adam take a question from a listener about the legendary pianist, Chick Corea.
Dec 17, 2018
Scales for a Minor 2-5-1 - #77
16:45
Blues scale?
Dec 11, 2018
The Origin of Open Studio - #76
11:47
In the beginning...
Dec 10, 2018
This Week in Jazz - #75
11:03