Archive for April 2017

Moonlight Sonata by Beethoven: An Analysis

I can’t believe this channel has existed for over 2 years and we haven’t yet done an analysis on Moonlight Sonata by Beethoven, probably one of the most famous piano pieces of all time. But today’s the day!

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PianoTV Livestream: The Inspiration Session

Hey folks, Just wanted to drop in quickly to share with you the live stream we filmed over the weekend. You can watch it here: [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbOCQBDdDBg[/embedyt] In the video, we discuss some questions related to inspiration, and field some questions from viewers (as well as sharing their input). Enjoy! xo, Allysia

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The Easiest Bach Pieces (and the most difficult)

In today’s episode of PianoTV, I want to discuss the easiest Bach pieces, and the ones to avoid until you’re very skilled. Bach’s music starts from an early intermediate level (around grade 3) and gets progressively more difficult, all the way up to very advanced levels.

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My Favorite Grade 3 Piano Pieces

In this video/blog post, we’re going to take a look at some of my favorite grade 3 piano pieces. The video shows some quick clips of what the pieces sound like, and all the information is listed below.

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All About ABRSM Exams

In today’s video, we’re going to take a look at ABRSM exams – what they are, where you can take them, and why. Last month we did a similar video featuring RCM exams, so take a look at that if you’re located in Canada or United States, as it’s a very popular music school in…

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Q&A: The Perfect Play-Through, Leaping Hands and more

Hi and welcome to today’s Q&A session. We’re going to look at 4 questions you guys have asked, answer them in turn, and if you have any questions that are bugging you right now, feel free to leave them in the comment section. Today’s batch of questions is very technical – we’re going to be…

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