In this video you will see Carola Grindea teaching a student how to do “up” notes. In this video below you will see how to play “down” notes.
To learn more about avoiding musician injuries and correct technique, you may want to visit the website of the International Society for the Study of Tension in Performance.
Having posted one of Grindea’s videos on piano technique, I thought you may be interested to read more about her. Here is a brief bio on Carola Grindea. Professor Guildhall School of Music and Drama (1968-1989) Founder and Organising Secretary EPTA(European Piano Teachers Association) Founder and Chairman ISSTIP (International Society for Study of Tension in Performance)Continue reading “About Carola Grindea”
When playing the piano, it is all too easy to strain your hand and develop RSI and other problems. It is important that you keep relaxed and tension free. Paul Lanfear studied with Carola Grindea, and he demonstrated to me how to use this technique to avoid strain. You view these piano techniques in the videosContinue reading “Piano technique”