Practicing the Piano

Practicing the Piano

Take a Closer Look

How Students, Parents, and Teachers Can Make Practicing More Effective


In Practicing the Piano, Nancy O'Neill Breth offers a broad selection ofpractice tips with musical examples to help students of all ages find i maginative solutions to pianistic problems. The book explores how to: organize practice time; map music before practicing to uncover the musicalterrain that lies ahead; use practice time effectively from the first r eading through performance; develop fluency with accuracy; polish and memorize a piece; and lay the foundation for confident performance. Practicing the Piano is a handbook of practice techniques. Teachers can use itto reinforce and augment their own ideas on practicing. Parents will fi nd a wealth of ideas for guiding their children's practice sessions. Students young and old will discover how to make each practice session count. Using the book's wide range of practice tips not only improves a pianist's skills, but also adds adventure and enjoyment to the process of mastering a piece.

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Publisher Hal Leonard
Stock Code 296801
Supplier Item ID 296801
ISBN10 142348942X
ISBN13 9781423489429
UPC 884088469207
Medium Softcover
Instrument Piano
Category Piano & Keyboard
Subcategory 1 Instructional
Subcategory 2 Methods