Issue 122 OUT NOW: Celebrating 20 years of Pianist Magazine

17 September 2021
Russian superstar Daniil Trifonov graces the cover, plenty of advice on left hand improvement, plus we celebrate our own 20-year anniversary



What's in this issue?

✔ Daniil Trifonov: The pianist opens up on reinventing Bach, lessons with Babayan, and his organic approach to playing

✔ 40 PAGES OF SCORES: Extra music inside this issue with 16 pieces to learn, from beginner to advanced level – including Chopin's Cantabile in B flat, Ethelbert Nevin's Narcissus, and Rachmaninov's Prelude Op 23 No 6

#Pianist20: We celebrate 20 fantastic years of Pianist Magazine with a trip down memory lane

✔ Masterclass No 1: Graham Fitch on ways to improve your left hand technique

✔ Masterclass No 2: Mark Tanner on balancing melody and accompaniment

✔ Three 'How-To-Play' lessons from teacher-pianists Melanie Spanswick, Nils Franke and Lucy Parham


Left hand focus: Repertoire for the left hand

✔ Piano Round-Up: Continuing our new series with a look at a new Roland digital and a book written from the perspective of the tuner

✔ EXCLUSIVE VIDEO LESSONS for all levels – from Graham Fitch, Chenyin Li, Tim Stein, Martin James Bartlett and more. Watch Graham's latest video lesson below