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The Art of Piano Playing
A Scientific Approach
By George Kochevitsky
Item: 00-0068
UPC: 029156218534
ISBN 10: 0874870682
ISBN 13: 9780874870688
PRICE: $12.99
Series: The Art of Series
Category: Piano Method
Format: Book
Instrument: Piano
So many of the great pianists and teachers have come out of Poland and Russia (Rubinstein, Anton as well as Arthur, Leschetizky, Paderewski, the Lhevinnes, Gilels, Richter, and others), yet we know little about their methods of learning and teaching. Geor
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Foreword
Preface
PART 1: HISTORICAL SURVEY OF THEORIES OF PIANO TECHNIQUE
Chapter 1: Technique Based on Fingers Alone
Chapter 2: Participation of the Arm
Chapter 3: Growing Awareness of the Role of the Mind
PART 2: THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM AND PIANO PLAYING
Chapter 4: Structure and Function of the Central Nervous System
Chapter 5: Development of Motor Skill
Chapter 6: Development of Velocity
PART 3: PROBLEMS OF PIANO PLAYING AND TEACHING
Chapter 7: Esthetics and Technique
Chapter 8: Coordination and Adjustment
Chapter 9: Mental Work
Chapter 10: Stage Fright
Conclusion
Bibliography
References
Index