You don't play forte by slamming the piano

Soften the blow by standing up and get the purer vibration of the string

May 24, 2023 1 minute 46 seconds Beginner Lecture

Bring your hand arch to life

By giving it a posture or "acture" as Alan says

May 17, 2023 3 minutes 22 seconds Intermediate Lecture

A singing line is achieved when the arm joints notes

While the fingers do their thing

May 15, 2023 6 minutes 12 seconds Beginner Lecture

Access the voice of the piano

One of the goals in this floating melodic singing, not chipped up sound

May 2, 2023 4 minutes 15 seconds Intermediate Lecture

This is pure sound

Arm weight with arm skeleton

Apr 29, 2023 5 minutes 3 seconds Beginner Lecture

The wisdom of the skeleton is what allows you to move well

The more security you can feel in your hand, it reflects on the whole playing apparatus

Apr 7, 2023 6 minutes 33 seconds Intermediate Lecture

Nobody learned to walk by walking

Alan talks about the one year pre-standing apprenticeship which we have all gone through and how...

Apr 5, 2023 3 minutes 25 seconds Beginner Lecture

Two hour piano lesson on one note

Piano is a percussion instrument. What kind of sound we get back depents of a kind of touch we pr...

Mar 27, 2023 2 minutes 31 seconds Intermediate Lecture

Develop sensitivity to the piano key

Develop capcacity to deal with the key

Mar 21, 2023 4 minutes 12 seconds Intermediate Lecture

Musical mind and physical mechanism should work together

This is how you phrase at the piano

Mar 19, 2023 5 minutes 29 seconds Beginner Information

Weighted touch is not good for phrasing

You can't think horizontally if you play the piano vertically

Mar 19, 2023 3 minutes 1 second Beginner Lecture
Mar 15, 2023 55 seconds Beginner Information

Rotation in scales and arpeggios

It's not only the hands are involved in rotation process but the whole body

Mar 14, 2023 3 minutes 22 seconds Intermediate Lecture

There is more about rotation then just simple hand rotation

What if we applied the science of human walking to the hand rotation

Mar 13, 2023 4 minutes 12 seconds Intermediate Lecture