Jazz Piano Voicings

Barry Harris Drop 2 Piano Exercises

Hello again,

Below is a transcription of excerpts from the Barry Harris Masterclass YouTube video (viewable below).  Mr. Harris uses some incredible Drop-2 voicings here and some beautiful contrary motion.

Here’s the video.  Behold the skill of the great Barry Harris:

I took my favorite parts from that transcription and put them through all 12 keys.  These are great exercises to develop new sounds in all keys and to workout some new Drop-2 voicings.