Lessons tagged with 'Young Pianists'

Piano Exercises for Beginners

A bit of theory and hands on exercises with young pianists. From Montreal, CA 2019 workshop

Alan Fraser
May 20, 2019 Beginner lecture

Intro to Pianimals

A short lecture Alan gave on his latest project Pianimals in Montreal, Canada in March 2019

Alan Fraser
May 16, 2019 Beginner lecture

Rachmaninoff - C# Prelude

Alan working with a young pianist

Alan Fraser
May 13, 2019 Beginner lesson

Developing Hand Hip Joint with Walking Exercise

Thumb exercises and functional hand, introduced to a young pianist

Alan Fraser
May 1, 2019 Beginner lesson

Chopin - Op 25 No 12

Standing up without rigidifying your structure

Alan Fraser
Jun 2, 2018 Intermediate lesson

Teaching All These Piano Techniques to Young Pianists

Teaching piano is hard. How about the old "hold the apple" routine?

Alan Fraser
May 3, 2018 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Dec 20, 2017 Beginner lecture

Tom-Freddie and Louis Help Handy Harry

Take Even BIGGER Steps, Group 4, lesson 11

Alan Fraser
Dec 16, 2017 Beginner lecture
Alan Fraser
Dec 6, 2017 Beginner lecture
Alan Fraser
Nov 20, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Nov 14, 2017 Beginner lecture
Alan Fraser
Oct 27, 2017 Beginner lecture

Lesson IV-6-Reverse Opposition

Handy Harry Does Some Strange Sideways Rocking, Group 4, lesson 6

Alan Fraser
Oct 11, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Oct 11, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Oct 11, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Sep 18, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Sep 18, 2017 Intermediate lecture

Lesson IV-1-The Woodpecker

Group 4, lesson 1

Alan Fraser
Sep 18, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Sep 5, 2017 Beginner lecture
Alan Fraser
Sep 5, 2017 Beginner lecture
Alan Fraser
Sep 5, 2017 Intermediate lecture

Lesson III-11-Handy Harry Scratches His Leg

With his "fifth finger foot", group 3, lesson 11

Alan Fraser
Aug 6, 2017 Intermediate lecture

Lesson III-10-Freddie Flexor and Louis Lumbrical Work Together

To pull Handy Harry up, group 3, lesson 10

Alan Fraser
Aug 6, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Aug 6, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Jul 25, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Jul 25, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Jul 25, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Jul 11, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Jul 4, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Jul 4, 2017 Intermediate lecture
Alan Fraser
Jul 4, 2017 Intermediate lecture

Lesson II-10-Kiddie Craft

Handy Harry and Rex Wrist

Alan Fraser
Jun 26, 2017 Beginner lecture

Lesson II-9-Kiddie Craft

Kiddie Craft - Lesson II-9

Alan Fraser
Jun 26, 2017 Beginner lecture

Lesson II-7-Freddie Flexor Helps Handy Harry Crawl like a Centipede

We also learn a difference between curling, flexing, bending and curving

Alan Fraser
May 30, 2017 Beginner lecture

Lesson II-6-Handy Harry Folds Himself Up To Do a Somersault: Hello Freddie Flexor

This lesson bends the fingers in a completely different way.

Alan Fraser
May 30, 2017 Beginner lecture

Lesson II-5-Handy Harry Sticks his Bottom in the Air

The first part of this lesson is the same as the previous one – but after a few steps it will go in a different direction

Alan Fraser
May 30, 2017 Beginner lecture
Alan Fraser
May 8, 2017 Beginner lecture

Different Quality of Strength

The hand is let go but there is a specific quality of touch and strength

Alan Fraser
May 8, 2017 Beginner lecture

Lesson II-3-Handy Harry Slipping and Sliding

Slipping and sliding exercise, fourth arch of the hand, metacarpals

Alan Fraser
May 8, 2017 Beginner lecture

Lesson II-1-Meet Handy Harry

The main protagonist, Handy Harry

Alan Fraser
May 4, 2017 Beginner lesson

Kiddie Craft - Introduction

Alan talking about his latest project, a book for piano teachers and adult beginners

Alan Fraser
May 4, 2017 Beginner lecture

La Campanella - Opening

Ten minute segment on the famous La Campanella opening

Alan Fraser
Mar 4, 2017 Intermediate lesson

Schumann-Wild Rider

Alan's take on the famous children's piece. If you teach piano, you will find this lesson super useful.

Alan Fraser
Jan 4, 2017 Beginner lesson

Clementi Sonatina and Standing

Teaching a young pianist to stand up and the sound is better right away

Alan Fraser
Dec 25, 2016 Beginner lesson

Clementi Sonatina and Rhythm

Carter's rhythm is a bit off and Alan jumps in to help.

Alan Fraser
Dec 16, 2016 Beginner lesson

Practical Examples of Piano Pedagogy Part 2

Developing a functional hand arch early on is a must

Alan Fraser
Dec 16, 2016 Beginner lecture
Alan Fraser
Nov 29, 2016 Beginner lesson

Arm Weight Discussion

A lesson with a young pianist from 2009. Alan talks about arm weight and skeletality

Alan Fraser
Nov 2, 2016 Intermediate lesson

Back to Basics

18 minute long lesson with a young pianist packed with useful info

Alan Fraser
Jul 16, 2016 Intermediate lesson

The First Lesson-Hand Position

A question on how do we set up a beginner's hand on the piano

Alan Fraser
Mar 19, 2016 Intermediate lesson

Piano Walking and the Young Pianists

Alan works with a young student and explains the propper technique

Alan Fraser
Mar 14, 2016 Intermediate lesson

How Do We Work With Children

Alan talks about the right way to get started with the piano and how the teacher should approach the beginners

Alan Fraser
Mar 8, 2016 Intermediate lesson

Light Walk and the Arch

Asked by: Mel02

Alan Fraser
Nov 13, 2015 Intermediate lesson

Alan Fraser & Young Pianists - Alla Turca

Alla Turca with Alan Fraser and a young pianist

Alan Fraser
Mar 27, 2014 Beginner lesson

Alan Fraser & Young Pianists Part 1

Alan is working on a Khachaturian piece with a young pianist

Alan Fraser
Mar 25, 2014 Beginner lesson