Move the arm laterally to improve finger agility

We are discussing finger agility and phrase eloquence. Jeff's intelligent questions and quick responses are a large component in the success of this series.


person Alan Fraser

video_library 6 Episodes

schedule 34 minutes 10 seconds


Episode 1

Implementation abyss

Trills feel wonky?

access_time6 minutes 3 seconds


Episode 2

Forearm movement to the rescue

Going laterally helps the fingers and makes the angle of arm to finger to key actually good

access_time6 minutes


Episode 3

Agile wrist and forearm

Using the wrist to inflect the music, to form the music

access_time6 minutes 18 seconds


Episode 4

Let the wrist round out the sound

Let the wrist flex

access_time5 minutes 45 seconds


Episode 5

Rotation comes from the elbow

access_time5 minutes 14 seconds


Episode 6

The danger of slow practice?

We have to be smart about our piano practice

access_time4 minutes 50 seconds