Descriere Detalii Descriere Based on an article written in by legendary Russian pianist and composer Sergei Rachmaninoffthis volume presents the series of chords, arpeggios, and scales stingray dating Rachmaninoff himself studied as a young man. The Preface contains a short history explaining Rachmaninoff's use of this exercise and demonstrates that similar studies were included in some of the earliest keyboard methods dating to the eighteenth century.
More than finger exercises, these patterns encourage harmonic thinking and reflect the modern approach to piano technique with its emphasis on engaged practice. Having its roots in the earliest history of stingray dating pedagogy, and practiced and promoted by Sergei Rachmaninoff, Josef Lh vinne, Franz Liszt, and other legendary pianists, the exercises in this volume are a true link to the Golden Age of piano performance.
Without question, diligent study will greatly improve every dedicated student's musicianship and technique. About the Author: Dr. He serves on the editorial board of and has published six articles in The Journal of Singing, the official publication of the National Association of Teachers of Singing.
Co-authored with Dr. An active accompanist and chamber musician, he has accompanied recitals throughout the United States and in Russia.