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Pischna - Technical Studies (60 Progressive Exercises)

Piano Technique

By Josef Pischna

Piano - SMP Level 7 (Late Intermediate)
Piano Technique. Composed by Josef Pischna. Edited by B Wolff. Piano Method. 104 pages. G. Schirmer, Inc. #LB792. Published by G. Schirmer, Inc. (HL.50256370).

Item Number: HL.50256370

ISBN 063401644X. 9x12 inches.

About SMP Level 7 (Late Intermediate)

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4 to 5-note chords in both hands and scales in octaves in both hands.

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  • December 31, 2007 Pischna: Great for Strengthening Fingers

    Strong, independent, flexible fingers are fundamental to good piano technique. Good relaxation and fluid motion over the keyboard are impossible without very strong fingers. I studied Pischna as a child, never appreciating how beneficial these exercises are. If one practices the Pischna studies, slowly, carefully (perfectly legato) and firmly (forte...

    ), gratifying results will be achieved quite quickly. Pischna, in particular, is good for stretching the hand without undue strain, thus giving the pianist greater flexibility. There are many sets of exercises you can buy: this is one of the best!

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