The Magic of 2NT & Lebensohl


New! A comprehensive course on one of the most misunderstood bids, 2NT. In these 14 lessons, Adam Parrish will teach you about 2NT, Jacoby & Jordan, Scrambling 2NT, Unusual 2NT, Lebensohl, and more.

Join either of Adam’s weekly classes, The Expert Thought Process or Thinking Through Declarer Play, to access these lessons for free.
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The whole course is available for purchase or included in membership to Adam Parrish’s online classes, The Expert Thought Process and Thinking Through Declarer Play.

We love playing 1NT and 3NT, but 2NT is up there with 4 of a minor as one of the least desirable contracts. While it’s not a great contract, 2NT is a fantastic bid. Since we so often don’t want to use it naturally, 2NT can take on all sorts of cool conventional meanings. The possibilities really are endless. This course explores all the common uses of the magical 2NT.

Over 14 hours of lessons, including five full lessons of review to make sure you gain the confidence to take these tools to the bridge table.

Lessons Include:

  • The Magic of 2NT (Natural!)
  • The Magic of 2NT (Jacoby and Jordan)
  • The Magic of 2NT (Scrambling)
  • The Magic of 2NT (Unusual)
  • The Magic of 2NT (Asking After a Weak Two)
  • The Magic of 2NT (Lebensohl), Pt. 1
  • The Magic of 2NT (Lebensohl), Pt. 2
  • Lebensohl Review
  • The Magic of 2NT Review (Two More Uses)
  • The Magic of 2NT Review, Pt. 1
  • The Magic of 2NT Review, Pt. 2
  • The Magic of 2NT Review, Pt. 3
  • The Magic of 2NT Review, Pt. 4
  • The Magic of 2NT (Jacoby Revised)

About Adam Parrish:

Adam Parrish is among the top bridge teachers and authors in the United States. Adam teaches weekly online bridge lessons and play sessions at Learn Bridge Online. Members can join the lessons live or watch via replay later.

Adam has written five acclaimed books and writes a monthly column in the ACBL Bridge Bulletin. He teaches students all around the world, both online and in person in NYC. He is also one of the partners of Bridge Winners, the web’s premier bridge discussion site.

Adam’s Teaching Philosophy:

“Bridge is a game, and above all is meant to be fun. This approach is the backbone of my teaching philosophy. It’s very hard to learn when you’re down on yourself, so I strive to keep things enjoyable and positive create an environment that fosters learning.

My focus is on logic and thought-process. Learning new conventions is fun, and there is plenty of value there. But knowing the system you already play and understanding the fundamentals of bidding and cardplay are significantly more important. So my teaching focuses more on declarer play, defense, and bidding fundamentals and less on exotic conventions. I want to be sure you not only know what the correct bid or play is, but why it is the correct thing to do.”