Piano day (1h 30m)

Scale studies

  • All Phrygian scales
  • All Aeolian scales
  • All Phrygian scales in 3rds with moving chords (DNA)

Left hand + jazz voicings

  • Skill 44 from Jazz Piano Voicings by Dan Haerle (ii — V9 — I∆7 — IV∆7 | iiø — V7b9 — i) with left hand playing 10ths & triad arpeggios octave above in all keys (all keys mate!)

Piano day (1h 40m)

Scale studies + technique

  • Chromatic scales
    • Similar motion, at an octave
    • At at 3rd
    • At a major 6th
    • At a minor 6th
    • Contrary motion, at a 3rd
    • Alternate / legato fingering

Voice leading + shells

  • ii — V7 — I — IV in major & parallel minor (m7 — 7/9 — maj7 — maj7/9 | ø —7b9 — m7)

Left hand + combination workout

Piano day (1h 40m)

  • Jazz voicings
    • ii — V —I’s (major & parallel minor over IV) in all keys, inverted arpeggios / inversions with LH
    • Major & minor 7th chords around the cycle in all inversions
  • Comping
    • Using shells & chord scales over a standard (Worth the Wait in F)
      • Mixo scale over dominant chords
      • Dorian & minor blues over minor
      • Lydian pentatonic over major