On the free fall again (which is considered the basic form of piano playing and the most important motion) Sandor claims we should land with a. György Sándor was a Hungarian pianist and writer. Contents. 1 Early years; 2 Friends with Sándor played the premiere of Bartók’s Piano Concerto No. 3 on 8 . Results 1 – 18 of 18 On Piano Playing: Motion, Sound and Expression by Gyorgy Sandor and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books.

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Write a customer review. Is there ever a time to use legato? The organist must base his or her organ technique on a good piano technique. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

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Continue to release weight until the key reaches the keybed. Your former teachers were all wrong. I am not going to say much about the technical aspect of it, except to say that it requires everything one knows about playing the piano: An example of where I use it is in the third movement of the Appassionata, measures in the right hand.

This is why I rate this book to the maximum allowed by Goodreads. Natalie rated it it was amazing Jul 08, Align your finger over the F of the scale you played. Buy the selected items together This item: I read one time that when he heard that one of his pieces had been performed incompletely one or more piajo had been omittedhe wrote an angry sandpr to the performers, telling them that if they were not going to perform his pieces in their entirety, not to perform them at all.

The Piano Technique of Gyorgy Sandor

Another thing I realized about playing concerns the first movement near the end. By far one of the best books ever written on the physical movements of piano playing.

Tell me how to align when I play more than one note as in the following: Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. He toured widely and frequently served as a juror in major international piano competitions.

When I first went to YouTube too see how people play it as with most pieces I learn, I had never heard the prelude before I began working on itI was struck by how close to the keyboard one virtuoso sat. When I was a freshman, my piano teacher gave me a handout prepared by a woman teacher of a previous generation.

Gyorgy Sandor (Piano) – Short Biography

Sir, I am not much of a carpenter. Ryan rated it liked it Aug 26, I leave the chord out and put an eight-note rest there instead. In fact, a smoothly gliding sideways motion is incompatible with thumb crossing.

So far, so good. I think I would have said something like the following. The story interested me very much because that was the same experience I had plxying with my teacher. Posted by Clifton at 7: I looked to see if Sandor mentions the etude in his book.

Sandor says that extreme positions are to be avoided. You mentioned the keybed, should the keys hit the keybed when I play? Nevertheless, I found this book profoundly helpful in developing a good keyboard technique.

On Piano Playing: Motion, Sound, and Expression

Performance notes on Op. X play, it really was as described above. Sometime later, I was learning Prokofiev’s third sonata and played an octave that sounded different from anything I had previously played.

Both times, the right hand plays the broken octaves and then the left hand plays them. Would you goyrgy a heavy hammer or a fast stroke? I said my playing was not even and I had to work very hard. He was thinking outside the box and the result was a great piece.

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