5 things I learned as a YouTube creator in 2017

I have not mastered YouTube, not close — but every week I get a little better at it. So, I wanted to share with you what I learned about YouTube in 2017. Maybe you’ll find one or two helpful tidbits in here.

How to play the piano for beginners, Lesson 1

I’ve played the piano since I was four years old, which means I’ve been at it for 43 years. Along the way, I’ve written hundreds of songs, some of them … Continue reading How to play the piano for beginners, Lesson 1

DIY SEO: You can get to Page 1 on Google. You really can. Here’s how …

When I created this blog, I called it “Smooth Jazz and Digital Marketing” because those were two topics that I figured I’d write about regularly as a musician and a … Continue reading DIY SEO: You can get to Page 1 on Google. You really can. Here’s how …

A quick tutorial on playing George Michael’s “Careless Whisper”

In this case, I put together a video how-to for the piano basics of George Michael’s classic 1984 tune, “Careless Whisper,” with what is arguably the most famous sax lick ever to be written.