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Your Piano Room Acoustics

Originally posted on Britannia Piano Auctions:
The dimensions and layout of your piano room will undoubtedly have an effect on the overall sound. Have you ever listened to a piano that is too powerful for the room it is in?… Continue reading Your Piano Room Acoustics

Optimize Your Piano Practice Time

Originally posted on The Art of Piano Performance:
Practice Tips for Developing a Solid Technique in Piano Performance Practicing is both an art and a science. Every student of piano performance must remember that their achievement on the instrument will be the direct result of the amount of time and the quality of their practicing. The art and science of practicing is not just time spent at the instrument but time spent listening to the music the student is working on, studying and understanding the harmonic analysis of the music as well as researching the time period and technical characteristics… Continue reading Optimize Your Piano Practice Time

Piano Performance in Boca Raton

Piano Lessons in Boca Raton

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Kossuth-A Symphonic Poem

Bartok’s Kossuth, A Symphonic Tone Poem Kossuth, a symphonic poem written by Béla Bartók in 1903, was written in honor of the Hungarian politician Lajos Kossuth, a hero of the Hungarian Revolution of 1848. Bartók’s symphonic poem music tells the story of Kossuth, starting with a portrait of him, recounting the revolution and in the eight movements paints a picture of the Austrians approaching by using a minor key parody of the Austrian National Anthem, the ensuing battle and defeat of the Hungarians. The music of Richard Strauss had a strong influence on Bartók, in particular his symphonic poem Ein … Continue reading Kossuth-A Symphonic Poem