Arioso7's Blog (Shirley Kirsten)
“From watching great pianists it is obvious that they incorporate quite different movements to achieve the same goals, because people do not play piano with fingers but rather with the mind and the ear. Again, it is the clear image of what kind of sound one wants to achieve, combined with the knowledge of how to get it….”
To frame a lesson with these ideas, helps to infuse it with the spiritual, analytical, and nonverbal elements of exchange.
Within this paradigm, one of my adult students continued her study of Beethoven’s “Fur Elise.” (C section, treble chord voicing with bass tremolo)