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Some people swear by them; others detest them with a passion. Love them or hate them, exercises are a crucial part of the pianist’s ..read more
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Like sportspeople, musicians need to train. We call training “practicing” – a catch-all term that encompasses learning new music, ..read more
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In the second of my videos produced for Casio Music and Pianist Magazine, I discuss some basic aspects of technique including staccato and ..read more
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American pianist and teacher Eleonor Bindman is, by her own admission, devoted to the music of J S Bach. She has been praised for her ..read more
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The Piano and the Art of Illusion Guest post by Lynne Phillips A recent lesson with a young beginner got me thinking about something that ..read more
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Digital pianos offer musicians, professional or amateur, regardless of their ability level, a user-friendly, versatile instrument on which ..read more
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Guest post by Eleonor Bindman Sight reading is a very important skill which is often neglected during piano lessons and while practicing ..read more
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We are very lucky as pianists/piano teachers to have such a wide repertoire, and one which is constantly being expanded as composers ..read more
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Guest post by Howard Smith With time always moving on, some adult piano learners are keen to understand how to optimise their practice time ..read more
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….never had I had a piano teacher so demanding and tyrannical – Leonard Bernstein on Isabelle Vengerova The composer Philip Glass ..read more

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