26 January 2018
Pianist magazine is celebrating its 100th issue with 5 good reasons to get your copy from editor Erica Worth
Pianist editor Erica Worth gives you 5 good reasons to pick up a copy!
Issue 100 is full of wonderful articles and scores. It’s a bumper 100-page magazine, including extra Scores pages. Here are my 5 top reasons why I think you’ll love it…
48 PAGES OF ‘BEST OF’ SCORES
That’s a grand total of 14 pieces to learn, including:
Let It Go from Frozen
Chopin ‘Raindrop’ Prélude
Bach Prelude in C (‘Ave Maria’)
Satie Gymnopédie No 1
Einaudi Song for Gavin
And lots of other gems from beginner to advanced
OVER 60 MINUTES OF MUSIC ON OUR COVERMOUNT CD
All 14 scores performed by our house pianist Chenyin Li
Exclusive bonus track: First movement of Beethoven's ‘Emperor’ Concerto played by Leif Ove Andsnes
Plus Burgmüller Op 100 extras!
CELEBRATING 100 ISSUES WORTH OF COVER STARS
A retrospective of pianists that have adorned our covers, including an in-depth interview with issue No 1 cover star Leif Ove Andsnes
IMPROVE YOUR PLAYING!
Beginner finger fitness exercises to improve your legato playing
Masterclass on the Opus 100 Studies that every pianist should learn
Learning how to bring out inner melodies
Step-by-step lesson on Chopin’s famous Fantaisie-Impromptu
LEARNING JAZZ PIANO
So many readers have been wanting to try their hand at Jazz. Well, we are here to help in the form of expert jazzer Dave Jones who shows you how to improvise (watch his video lessons too, which accompany his articles!)
Here's our editor Erica telling you her reasons to buy our very special 100th issue...