arioso7, Piano Street, piano teaching,

“Clouds,” “cushions,” and “veils” permeate a Chopin Lesson (Waltz in A minor)

Floating arms, supple wrists, delicate relaxed ornaments and trills, and an oxymoron-driven, perfect parachute landing flowed into a lesson last night with a musically responsive adult student.

The keyboard was transformed into a soft cushion receiving fingers energized with bigger channeled energies traveling down buoyant arms through springy wrists.

Most of all, imagination fed a phrase-loving lesson exchange that brought heightened musical pleasure and awareness.

Parts 1 and 2 follow:

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