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Rational Principles of Piano Technique

Piano Technique

By Alfred Cortot

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Piano Technique. Composed by Alfred Cortot. Piano Method. Classical, Contemporary, Instruction. Book Only. Composed 2002. 104 pages. Editions Salabert #SLB4132. Published by Editions Salabert (HL.50460280).

Item Number: HL.50460280

ISBN 148030459X. 9x12 inches.

This book provides a comprehensive method divided into five chapters covering aspects such as, evenness, independence and mobility of the fingers, passing under of the thumb - scales and arpeggios, the technique of double notes and polyphonic playing, the technique of extensions, the technique of the wrist and the execution of chords.

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  • 5

    Kathy
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • January 07, 2013 Great book

    Although it is a bit hard to read the sentences, I like the exercises.

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  • 5

    Hudson Neves Carvalho
    Location:
    Paulínia, S.P., Brasil
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • August 15, 2007 Essential book for piano technique.

    Essential book for piano technique. Cortot was a great pianist and teacher.

    21 of 46 people found this review helpful.
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  • 5

    Anonymous
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    Advanced
  • April 26, 2007 Very Difficult

    It will expand your technique....

    25 of 52 people found this review helpful.
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  • 5

    Anonymous
    Location:
    san juan, PR
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • March 19, 2004 technical perfection here at last

    to all pianist who want to be able to perform the most difficult passages in piano literature, this book is for you. cortot presents his technique in five chapters: eveness of the fingers, scales and arppeggios, the technique of double notes and polyphonic playing, the technique of extension, and chords...

    and the wrist. this book has helped my playing and is sure to help yours. it also includes an index of pieces by various composres rated by their difficulty.

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