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Title A symposium for pianists and teachers : strategies to develop the mind and body for optimal performance / contributors, Gail Berenson ... [et al.] ; edited by Kris Kropff.

Imprint Dayton, Ohio : Heritage Music Press, c2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  786.207 Sy68 2002    ---  Available
Description xii, 275 p. : ill., music ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [264]-268).
Contents The mechanical. Mechanics of the piano / Seymour Fink -- The history, evolution, and application of biomechanics and physiology in piano playing / Dylan Savage -- A fundamental of movement : the action of third-class levers / Jacqueline Csurgai-Schmitt -- Biomechanics of healthy pianistic movement / Seymour Fink -- The pianist's physiology / Jacqueline Csurgai-Schmitt -- The technical. Fingering : the key to arming / Seymour Fink -- Developing a technique for advanced piano repertoire / William DeVan -- The musical. Mind over muscle / Robert Mayerovitch -- Musicality / Seymour Fink -- The healthful. Spirit, ego, and music / Dylan Savage -- An introduction to cognitive strategies and skills for practice and performance / Phyllis Alpert Lehrer -- Coping with performance anxiety : Inner game of music strategies / Phyllis Alpert Lehrer -- Strategies for handling performance anxiety / Gail Berenson -- Benefits of fitness / Gail Berenson -- Pushing the physiological envelope / Jacqueline Csurgai-Schmitt -- Overuse, pain, rest, and the pianist / Norman Rosen -- Muscle pain and pianists : the myofascial pain syndromes and fibromyalgia / Norman Rosen -- Neurological insight and treatment for practice and performance-related pain / Mitchell Elkiss -- The pedagogical. The role of the teacher if an injury should occur / Gail Berenson -- Keeping it simple : fundamentals of a healthful piano technique / Barbara Lister-Sink -- Healthy practicing / Gail Berenson -- Orienting to the keyboard : middle D / Seymour Fink -- Video camera applications for enhancing piano practice and performance / Dylan Savage -- An introduction to learning styles / Phyllis Alpert Lehrer -- The importance of lesson environment / Gail Berenson -- A child's first lessons / Jacqueline Csurgai-Schmitt.
Subject Piano -- Instruction and study.
Piano -- Instruction and study -- Physiological aspects.
Piano -- Performance.
Added Author Berenson, Gail.
Kropff, Kris.
ISBN 0893281549 (pbk.)
9780893281540 (pbk.)
Standard No. NZ1 10554022
AU@ 000024768861

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