Rina is moving right along. She can spin a legato phrase with finesse after having practiced her detached-note playing for months. Now she’s working on using featherlight thumbs to craft smoother lines.
Notice her supple wrist approach to the piano:
Here’s a sample of Rina’s offerings at the May 5th evening recital held at Valley Music Center in Fresno.
LOOKING BACK ON EARLY LESSONS WITH RINA
Teaching piano to young children
Tales of a Musical Journey by Irina Gorin