• Teaching: jazz piano and singing

    Teaching: jazz piano and singing

    Learn to play like a pro!
  • Teaching: piano and jazz singing

    Teaching: piano and jazz singing

    On line video lessons with Aimee Nolte on YouTube
  • Teaching: jazz & pop

    Teaching: jazz & pop

    Learn to play and sing the standards with Aimee!
Aimee Nolte - Piano and singing teacher

Aimee Nolte

Aimee is quickly becoming a highly sought after educator in the jazz community, since launching her YouTube channel, Aimee Nolte Music.

She spent a 10 day stint as an instructor for the renowned vocal coach David Braid's VocalizeU camp in Malibu during the summer of 2016 and continues to teach clinics and master classes to students who want to learn to scat sing like serious jazz musicians and take their improvisation game to the next level. Aimee is available to teach Skype lessons on a limited basis. Please contact her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Modes for dummies

Modes for dummies

A very very easy way of looking at the modes of the major scale. What are they? How do you play them and use them and transpose them? I do my best to answer all of these questions and a few more.

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God Only Knows For Solo Piano - Tutorial

God Only Knows For Solo Piano - Tutorial

Rock, pop, jazz, and classical pianists will be able to learn and play this timeless Beach Boys' classic after watching this tutorial! If you'd like to support me, you can do so here: https://paypal.me/aimn To get a pdf of the lead sheet please visit my shop.

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All The Things You Are: Jazz Improvisation Lesson

All The Things You Are: Jazz Improvisation Lesson

For instrumentalists and singers: A very detailed look at the first 8 bars of the popular standard. Discussion includes a very melodic and "ears" approach, modes to use, chord tones to aim for, bebop lines and how to create them, and rhythmic placement of lines to add an element of surprise to your solo.

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Expand Your Hearing! Minor 2 5 1 Exercise

This is an exercise that takes you through all 12 keys, using a minor ii V i lick, that will help you to be able to hear an altered dominant extension...a triad, based on the flat five of the dominant chord. I like this one because it's melodic and pretty and can be easily used in improvisation while soloing over tunes.

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Oscar Peterson Boogie Blues Piano Tutorial

From Oscar's "Boogie Blues Etudes" , live in London, 1974, we start at 2:10 and learn the walking boogie bass left hand. I found a better video of the concert than I show in the tutorial. This is it: https://youtu.be/SewFqU5SjuE

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Oscar Peterson: Soulful Licks From Ronnie Scott's 1974

This video follows this one: https://youtu.be/P4pKqoj1HKI and this time we focus on the right hand! These are some amazingly soulful and bluesy lines! You're going to love it! If you'd like the worksheet, email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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William won a free Skype lesson

William won a free Skype lesson

This is a transcription done by a YouTube viewer, William of the blues solo I sing on the "How To Scat On F Blues" video. William won a free Skype lesson for being the first to complete it. Way to go, William!

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FileDescriptionFile size
Download this file (nolteFblues228.pdf)nolteFblues228.pdftranscription done by William46 kB

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Aimee Nolte performs in duos, trios, and big bands as a jazz pianist and singer.

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Up Till Now - 2005
Just Us - 2010 by Aimee Nolte & Hideaki Tokunaga