Monthly Archives: February 2017

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In today’s analysis video, we’re going to be looking at something that’s been heavily requested: the Chopin preludes.

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Allysia has been teaching piano in Canada for nearly a decade, and has her Grade 10 RCM certificate. She especially enjoys nerding out to music history and theory. When she’s not making videos or teaching, she’s reading, writing, and jamming in a rock band.

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In the last video, we looked at 5 famous performers and their sentiments on performance. We looked at their experiences with performance anxiety (or lack thereof), and I tried gleaning lessons from their words and experiences.

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Allysia has been teaching piano in Canada for nearly a decade, and has her Grade 10 RCM certificate. She especially enjoys nerding out to music history and theory. When she’s not making videos or teaching, she’s reading, writing, and jamming in a rock band.

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In today’s video (and the next one), we’re going to look at advice from 10 different modern-ish performers. These are A-list performers who are very famous and very skilled – everyone from Barenboim to Argerich.

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Allysia has been teaching piano in Canada for nearly a decade, and has her Grade 10 RCM certificate. She especially enjoys nerding out to music history and theory. When she’s not making videos or teaching, she’s reading, writing, and jamming in a rock band.

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Today we’re going to take a look at the music of Bach. If you don’t know who Bach is, be sure to check out the brief history video from last month!

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Allysia has been teaching piano in Canada for nearly a decade, and has her Grade 10 RCM certificate. She especially enjoys nerding out to music history and theory. When she’s not making videos or teaching, she’s reading, writing, and jamming in a rock band.

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Today we’ve got a fun set of questions – everything from polyrhythm to flying pinkies. As always, feel free to ask any questions you might have in the comments below – I try to do a Q&A video like this once a month or so.

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Allysia has been teaching piano in Canada for nearly a decade, and has her Grade 10 RCM certificate. She especially enjoys nerding out to music history and theory. When she’s not making videos or teaching, she’s reading, writing, and jamming in a rock band.