Finally available in DVD format, Seymour Fink's renowned "Mastering Piano Technique" sets pianists of every skill level free to express their most musical ideas with a holistic approach to the keyboard based on a sound understanding of the relationship between physical function and movement and musical purpose. In this invaluable resource for pianists and teachers, Professor Fink explains his groundbreaking ideas and demonstrates his innovative developmental exercises.
Ms. Pam Davis, writer, composer, arranger, and accompanist, is highly known for her piano skills discovered at the age of seven after which she enrolled in a lifetime membership to Jordan Conservatory of Music, in Indianapolis, Indiana. She has shared her gift all around the country with numerous artist and well renowned leaders in the world namely, Oleta Adams, Patti Austin, Michael McDonald, Evang. Shirley Caesar, The Women of Worship, The Gospel Music Workshop of America, Reb. Jesse Jackson Sr., and many more. She is an accomplished pianist in every sense of the word. Watch her as she takes you through 90 minutes of songs, chord changes, finger exercises, and stylistic comparisons.
This recording showcases both the rich variety and the sonic surprises to be heard in contemporary Chinese piano music. Myth and landscape loom large. Pulitzer Prize-winner Zhou Long’s Pianobells takes legend as its inspiration in an evocation of sonorous bells borne on the wind. For Doming Lam the goal is reinterpreting Chinese ancient melodies and imitating gongs and drums to evoke the atmosphere of Chinese opera. For Grammy Award winner Tan Dun, his Eight Memories are a ‘diary of longing’ – musical watercolours inspired by folk music.