Pianist 126 June/July 2022
American special! An exclusive look into the life of the great Van Cliburn, plenty of scores from the USA's greatest composers, plus masterclasses on creative scales, leaps and stretches & more.
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What's in this Issue?
✔ The story of Van Cliburn – The American pianist who emerged seemingly overnight from obscurity to worldwide fame
✔ 40+ PAGES OF SCORES – 13 scores in total, with 11 by US composers including Joplin, Gershwin, MacDowell, Beach and more
✔ Masterclass 1 – Mark Tanner on managing leaps and stretches
✔ Masterclass 2 – Graham Fitch on interesting ways to improve your scales
✔ A survey of American composers – Plus Dr. Samantha Ege on Florence Price
✔ Coming to America – Why do thousands of pianists flock to the US each year to study? Warwick Thompson investigates
✔ Piano Teacher Help Desk – Syncopation & swing: how to teach your pupils to get into the groove
✔ Marc-André Hamelin – The Canadian virtuoso talks American Rags
✔ EXCLUSIVE VIDEO LESSONS for all levels – from Graham Fitch, Chenyin Li, Tim Stein, Martin James Bartlett and more! Watch Graham's latest video below
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