Scarlatti Toccata K.141 – M. 65-70 and M. 1-7

0:00-7:54 M.65-70 : Fingering, In and out motions and when to connect and disconnect 0:00- 3:30 fingering and rotation 3:31-5:31 In and out motion 5:32-6:40 Shaping 6:41-7:54 Grouping 7:55-13:44 M.1-7 Repeated notes 7:55-9:06 Repeated notes in general 9:07-10:17 Staccato playing in repeated notes 10:18-10:47 Rotation 10:48-12:42 In and out motion & Forearm shift with rotation…

Edna Golandsky discusses Chopin Etude Op. 10 No. 8

0:05-0:47: Trill: measuring number of notes and in&out 0:47-3:24: part scale/part arpeggio 3:25-4:20: exception in shaping when thumb crosses under 4:20-6:27: one black key changes the in and out + to avoid stretching of the thumb 6:41-8:05: using rotation and grouping to cover distances and changes of direction 8:08-9:48: arpeggio: crossing over thumb in the…

Chopin Etude Op. 25 No. 6 and Op. 25 No. 1: Double Thirds

0:00-2:12: double rotation and settling the arm equally behind each note 2:12-3:38: in and out and fingering in the trill 3:38-4:34: fingering, crossing and shaping in moving double thirds 4:35-5:45: ascending chromatic double third scale 5:55-6:47: opening of Chopin op 10 no 8 completely minimized 6:53-13:23: Chopin op 25 no 1: Edna showing a few…

Edna Golandsky decodes Chopin Op. 10 No. 1 (Skype lecture)

0:00 – 1:25: General introduction 1:25 – 3:45: Redistribution, positioning the torso 3:45 – 5:30: Analysis of the rotation 5:30 – 7:38: Analysis of the In & Out 7:38 – 10:20: Analysis of the shaping and the combination of movements 10:20 – 13:50: Grouping and other considerations 13:50 – 25:55: Fingering, and other considerations (In…