Welcome to a lesson that illustrates the critical importance of momentum, preparation, and continuity in fluid technique... A Thought Experiment Imagine that each dot below represents a note in a legato phrase of music in all of its dimensions: sight, sound, thought, emotion, location on the piano keyboard, and position of your body parts in … Continue reading Piano Technique: Connect the Dots
If you ever want to play with freedom and ease, you must totally reject the finger training school of piano technique... Two Huge Myths Regarding Piano Technique Myth #1. Great piano technique is achieved by making your fingers stronger, faster, and more independent. Myth #2. You can make your fingers stronger, faster, and more independent … Continue reading Piano Technique: Commentary on Hanon, etc.