Double Thirds: Part 3 of 3

00:00 – 2:21 Double thirds in Beethoven Sonata Op. 2 No. 3, 1st Movement. Playing double thirds comfortably in the opening Edna describes how playing more in the keys when playing with the thumb will facilitate one’s double thirds by using the hands in a more natural way. It is also important to remember to…

Double Thirds: Part 2 of 3

Edna takes a look at famous literature including a Schubert Impromptu and the Chopin Barcarolle to display how one can use proper double thirds technique to play otherwise difficult passages. She mentions concepts like rotating to the left instead of the common mistake of rotating the right. 00:00 – 2:23 Double thirds in Schubert Impromptu…