Integrated Hands and Touches

It all begins with touch, this is where the communication between us and the instrument starts.

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person Alan Fraser

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Episode 1

The Interchange Between Sound and the Feelings

The initial point of touch, fingertip and the key

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Episode 2

Hand Organized to Maniplate the Key

Reactivating middle finger joints

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Episode 3

Hooking in Never Compromises the Good Organisation

of MCP joint/s

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Episode 4

No Strain in Your Sound

White muscles at work and cultivating this kind of sound

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Episode 5

Reducing the Muscular Effort

Freeing ourselves from too much muscular input

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Episode 6

The Problem All The Pianists Generally Have

Functional MCP that is

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Episode 7

Fingertip Dropping into the Key

And as it drops the hipjoint rises

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Episode 8

The Functional Solution for the Thumb Problem

Thinking of the shape of the structure instead of the movement of the structure

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Episode 9

Who Is Right? Chopin or the Physicists?

The link between piano Technique and music making

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Episode 10

The Integrated Hand and Rhythmic Patterns

Free fingers and rhythmic patterns in left hand

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Episode 11

The Slap Bass Technique

We are looking into a specific use case in the left hand

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Episode 12

The Context Dictates the Technique We are Going to Use

Resolve musical challenges first. Curled fingers

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Episode 13

Musical Challenge Gave You the Hand You Want

Wrap up of lesson two of this amazing session with Hanno.

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Episode 14

Go Back to the Fingers and Start Curling

Once your hand structure is solid, go back to the fingers and establish the point of contact

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Episode 15

Responsive Hand With Bee Sting Relationship

Specific quality of sound with curled fingers

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Episode 16

The Feet Are Stabilizers but Do Not Exert Force

A connection that gives a feeling of stability without any force

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Episode 17

Gravity is Putting the Down Force

We need to put/provide the up force and balance those two

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