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ROYAL SCHOOLS MUSIC CLUB

  ROYAL SCHOOLS MUSIC CLUB Saturday 13 May 2017   CASTANETS, C(H)ORDS AND KEYS The sheer variety of musical experiences enjoyed by RSMC audiences was no better illustrated than in this terrific programme of Spanish music for piano and castanets (in their own arrangements) presented by Deanna Blacher OAM and Neville Cohn.  It was a […]

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Tendonitis- If in Pain, Stop and See A Specialist and Modify Your Playing Style

Tendonitis It is not uncommon for professional, or serious, regular pianists to experience various hand injuries over the course of their piano playing days. This is particularly problematic for people who may have small hands, and who play complex works, such as the Rachmaninov Concerto Number 3, and so on. However, this problem is certainly […]

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Learning to Play the Piano- A Traditional Teacher or the Modern Way?

I think to best answer this question, you need to ask yourself what you wish to achieve?   If you are looking at concert pianist status, I think I can comfortably suggest a traditional teacher and music school is the way to go.   On the other hand, if you are just interested in playing […]

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Piano and the Risk of Tendonitis

  Piano and the Risk of Tendonitis By: Paul Tobey   As someone who has lived through 3 incredibly painful bouts of tendonitis, both in my left arm and right arm, I thought it important to pass on some information that has helped me deal with this in the past. It is important to understand that […]

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Relieving Symptoms of Tendonitis With Chiropractic Therapy

Relieving Symptoms of Tendonitis With Chiropractic Therapy Relieving Symptoms of Tendonitis With Chiropractic Therapy By Dr Jeremy Portmann Whether it be tennis elbow, runner’s knee, or jumper’s knee, all these conditions point to tendonitis: a fibrous tissue inflammation that connects the muscles to the bone, causing movement restriction and resulting pain. Often, athletes (casual or […]

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