I have isolated 33
prime characteristics -- 33 key elements of piano playing, and put them
all in one place in a course titled
"33 Tips For Becoming a Great Pianist!"
You'll get 33 cards
that summarize each of the 33 tips -- and on the
4 audio CD's that come with the
course you'll hear me explain and demonstrate each of those 33 key
For example, you'll learn when you
should look down at your
and when you shouldn't,
and how to keep from losing your place
when you do.
You'll learn the secret of pedaling, and how
to make your playing smooth when you want it to be, and explosive when you
want it to be. You'll learn the logic of fingering -- whey it's so
easy once you understand the principle. You'll learn the 7 secrets of
sight reading fast. You'll learn how to train yourself to hear
intervals of all kinds, from 2nds to 13ths. You'll learn to recognize
chords, and extend them, and substitute them, and how to
turn them into various styles by breaking them up in certain ways.
You'll learn to
voice chords in open and closed
voicings and how to add color tones.
You'll learn how to
harmonize and analyze and
Here are the 33 Tips:
1 - Hand & Body Position -- Eye Flips
2 - The key to productive practice -- Spaced Repetition
3 - Attitude
-- how it affects your learning
4 - How & when to pedal. Using explosive dynamics
5 - Exposure: why it's critically important
6 - Ear Training -- Intervals from 2nds to 13th
7 - Fingering -- which finger do you use when?
8 - Chord substitutions that create fantastic sounds
9 - Chord recognition -- how to recognize what chord is being used
10 - Musical vocabulary: tempo words, form words
11- Arranging: how's your "bag of tricks" coming along
12 - Melodic sense: how does the melody relate to the chords?
13 - Sight-reading: 7 fundamentals you can't ignore
14 - Key
orientation: Can you think in the key you're playing in?
A Priceless 4-Audio CD
Set along with 33 individual cards!
Duane discusses each card and demonstrates each point on the piano,
so you will clearly understand.
You get all 33 cards plus the 4 CD's.
Yes! Rush me the entire "33 Tips
For Becoming a Great Pianist!" including the
4 audio CD's shown above plus the
33 cards summarizing each tip (not
shown). (If you could learn these secrets from a professional
pianist it would take months and cost many hundreds or thousands
of dollars. Here you get all 33 secrets in one place on CD's and
3" by 8" illustrated cards for $97. total!)