Category Archives: Harpsichord

Playing the harpsichord – the perfect antidote to piano exams!

If you’re feeling a bit frazzled by all the intense preparation to get ready for your upcoming exam or recital performance, then take some time out to play some of your pieces on the harpsichord. Not only will it give … Continue reading

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LTCL Harpsichord Diploma Repertoire – With my Diploma Buddy, Frances Wilson

Cross-Eyed Pianist and I will be entering for the March/April Trinity College LTCL Diploma session. If I don’t have a deadline, I find it impossible to pull my finger out and do some practice. Here’s my repertoire. Seeing as I … Continue reading

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SE22 Piano School October 2012 Newsletter

There’s never a quiet term for us and the Autumn term is no exception! We have four young pianists sitting their first ABRSM examinations; a syllabus about to be published for the Dulwich Piano Festival; a school trip during the … Continue reading

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Now booking for our school trip to Handel House – come and perform in this historic venue in Central London.

Image © Jane Buck and Country Life Update 25 August: We have spaces left for 1 or 2 performers. Please book with your teacher if you would like to attend.  Yesterday, I went to the Handel House Museum on Brook Street, … Continue reading

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Harpsichord Exam Results

Congratulations to our Junior Harpsichordists Merlin and Alice on achieving Merits at their Grade 2 exams. Well done to both! Thank you to Victoria College of Music for making our first Special Visit exam session an absolute breeze and sending … Continue reading

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Review of our Harpsichord Masterclass with Petra Hajduchova, Friday 2nd March 2012

We held our second Harpsichord Masterclass with Petra Hajduchova yesterday at The SE22 Piano School. This class was for our Junior Harpsichordists aged 5 to 8. Petra gave us a history of the harpsichord and how it works by pulling … Continue reading

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Now booking for our school trip to Handel House – come and perform in this historic venue in Central London.

Update, September 10th: Fully booked for performers. Images © Jane Buck and Country Life Yesterday, I went to the Handel House Museum on Brook Street, W1 to arrange our next school trip and harpsichord masterclass which will be a morning visit … Continue reading

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Harpsichord Masterclass with Petra Hajduchova, Friday 2nd of March at 4.15pm

After the success of last term’s harpsichord masterclass, Petra will run another session on Barry Road on Friday the 2nd of March at 4.15pm. This is open to students of any age that are studying Baroque music or have an … Continue reading

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Harpsichord Masterclass with Petra Hajduchova

On November 27th, The SE22 Piano School debuted our first Harpsichord Masterclass with Honor Oak-based pianist and harpsichordist, Petra Hajduchová. Petra studied harpsichord with James Johnstone at Trinity College of Music where in 2010 and 2011 she obtained the TCM Trust … Continue reading

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One place left on the Harpsichord Masterclass – Revised date November 27th at 1.30pm

Petra Hajduchova will be holding a Harpsichord Masterclass in Honor Oak this term on November 27th at 1.30pm – 3pm. Full details can be found here. We have one space left on the class. Please register with your teacher if you would … Continue reading

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