Advanced Piano Lessons
Challenge yourself with our series of advanced piano lessons, ideal for players Grade 6 and above. Topics include playing repeated notes, gaining speed, and how to avoid tension in your playing.
Graham gives regular in-depth masterclasses inside each issue of Pianist. Why not try out our FREE sample issue?
In our advanced lesson playlist above, he gives advice on:
The internationally acclaimed pianist’s career kicked off back in 1987 when she claimed third prize at the Leeds International Piano Competition. She has since performed around the globe with a number of major European, Japanese and US Orchestras, and released over 30 recordings.
She has two masterclasses included above, which are both also suitable for intermediate players:
You can watch more masterclasses from Noriko in our intermediate piano lesson playlist.
A graduate of the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Tsoy has performed in prestigious venues such as the Barbican Hall and the Royal Festival Hall, and has performed with a number of prestigious conductors including Valery Gergiev, Alexander Vedernikov and Diego Masson.
The Georgian pianist has won several major international piano competitions, including 1st prizes in both the Hong Kong International Piano Competition and the Valencia Iturbi Prize International Piano Competition.
A true professional, Frenchman Emmanuel Despax has had a remarkable career to date. Highlights include two critically acclaimed tours of New Zealand, performances with the Birmingham Symphony and BBC Symphony Orchestras, and a handful of successful album releases.
He gives one in-depth masterclass above on Chopin’s Préludes Op 28, which is also suitable for the intermediate pianist.
The Russian pianist appeared on the cover of issue 103 of Pianist. He is highly respected among piano critics, consistently gaining 4- and 5-star reviews on new releases. He won the prestigious Honens International Piano Competition back in 2012 and has performed at venues such as Carnegie Hall, Paris’s the Louvre, and Berlin’s Konzerthaus.
He gives one in-depth masterclass above on the Chopin Impromptus, which is also suitable for the intermediate pianist.
Martin James Bartlett
Warner Classics artist and 2014 BBC Young Musician of the Year Martin James Bartlett appeared on the cover of issue 109 of Pianist back in 2019.
Above, he gives a masterclass on Schumann’s Kinderszenen, which is also suitable for the intermediate pianist.