A compilation of educational materials I have put together for various programs.

Interlochen Arts Camp 2019

A Few Jazz Flute Players
Blues Reharmonization
Common Chord Qualities
Jazz Articulation
Jazz Articulation and Phrasing
Practicing Chord Qualities
Tone Production on the Saxophone
What Should I Practice Today?

The focus of these solos is to demonstrate to students that they can be creative with using solely the major scale in their improvisations.
Bye Bye Blackbird Solo – C
Bye Bye Blackbird Solo – Bb
Bye By Blackbird Solo – Eb
My Romance Solo – C
My Romance Solo – Bb
My Romance Solo – Eb

Noteflight Lesson Plans

Active Tones in Jazz Improvisation #1
Active Tones in Jazz Improvisation #2
Active Tones in Jazz Improvisation #3
Introduction to Figured Bass
Tendency Tones
Tritone Resolution in Major Key

Jazz Camp 2015

The Diminished Scale
Intro to Chord Scale Theory
Intervals
Jazz Camp Warmup
The Major Scale
Major Key Harmony
Major Modes
Solfege Warmup

The focus of this etude is to demonstrate to students that they can be creative with using solely the major scale in their improvisations.
Fly Me To The Moon Etude – C
Fly Me To The Moon Etude – Bb
Fly Me To The Moon Etude – Eb

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