Lessons tagged with 'Legato'

Maintain the standing function of the hand

There is always a tendency to mess it up

Alan Fraser
Feb 20, 2023

To what degree does the hand extend and contract during arpeggios?

Alan answers a question while demonstrating on Chopin's Op. 25 No. 12

Alan Fraser
Jun 28, 2021

The hand should generate the force within itself

Organisation of the hand is very capable. Practice overholding!

Alan Fraser
Mar 18, 2021

Maintain tonus throughout the hand

Constantly evolving, empowering tonus of the hand

Alan Fraser
Mar 3, 2021

The beauty of the tone is in perfect blending of subsequent melodic notes

The gravity is educating and informing skeleton how it can org itself into vertically without any effort

Alan Fraser
Feb 16, 2021

Practical Examples of Piano Pedagogy Part 1

Alan dealing with a student who overused the arm and could not play legato

Alan Fraser
Dec 13, 2016

Overhold and Move Through

We are talking about legato, rotation, overholding, the arch

Alan Fraser
Nov 5, 2016

On Legato

Asked by: 57walker

Alan Fraser
Jul 5, 2015

Legato and Arches of the Hand Lecture Part 2

Part 2 of the lecture on Arches of the Hand

Alan Fraser
May 5, 2014