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Rondino by Rameau – Harpsichord Class, Dulwich Piano Festival

The 2013 Dulwich Piano Festival at Alleyn’s School has a Harpsichord Class for students age 12 and under. This is the Set Piece by Rameau. The adjudicator will be Graham Fitch. Zuckerman Hill harpsichord from Peter Barnes harpsichords. Played by … Continue reading

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How do I practice the piano? An e-Book with lots of helpful advice and tips by Graham Fitch.

The mantra of “daily practice” is firmly embedded in my students’ minds but you need to practice effectively in order to see progress. It’s all very well sitting at the piano playing something incorrectly every day and thinking that you … Continue reading

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Piece of the week: Scarlatti Sonata k239 in F minor

If you are ever feeling miserable, then I recommend playing some Scarlatti. Even better, play it on a harpsichord. It is a proven fact that you can never be glum whilst playing the harpsichord!* Even this Scarlatti sonata in a … Continue reading

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Harpsichord repertoire for pianists – it’s not all Baroque!

A lot of music for the harpsichord is very, very, very old and doesn’t always appeal to my younger piano students who want to learn something COOL on the harpsichord! Here is my round-up of tunes for the harpsichord that … Continue reading

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Winter Recital Countdown… 11 days to go! Recital programmes have arrived.

I took delivery of our rather lovely programmes for the SE22 Piano School Winter Recital on Sunday 27 January, 2013 at Alleyn’s School. Information about the event will be emailed to all audience members and participants on Monday. Please check … Continue reading

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What’s happening in 2013 at the SE22 Piano School? Read all about it here!

The New Year is nearly upon us and this means there are lots of exciting piano and music-related events coming up for our students at the SE22 Piano School. Here’s a calendar of events for 2013 and beyond. Registration is … Continue reading

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