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Post by poper Sat Dec 06, 2008 9:21 am

this is my 1st take in Fur Elise part 1 after 3 days of practicing do give me a comment. Bad or good please tell me so that i can improve =) thanks



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Post by Admin Andrew Sat Dec 06, 2008 9:28 am

very nice, I like your light touch and slight subtle accent on beat one.

There's two things I'd suggest, no pedal when playing E D# E D# over and over, and also less wrist movement, your wrist is tending to bob up and down unnecessarily, it can create problems later on if you keep doing this.

Now on the plus side, you hands look quite relaxed, your tone is fairly good, you are pretty steady, so very good job! ^_^ Not bad at all for just 3 days! Thanks for posting!

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Post by poper Sat Dec 06, 2008 11:38 am

Admin Andrew wrote:very nice, I like your light touch and slight subtle accent on beat one.

There's two things I'd suggest, no pedal when playing E D# E D# over and over, and also less wrist movement, your wrist is tending to bob up and down unnecessarily, it can create problems later on if you keep doing this.

Now on the plus side, you hands look quite relaxed, your tone is fairly good, you are pretty steady, so very good job! ^_^ Not bad at all for just 3 days! Thanks for posting!

wow andrew i'm so impressed by your hearing ability!

firstly,thank you for the advice and i will keep that in my mind! secondly, i think my wrist movement had been a problem for a long time and i'm try to find a way to solve it..do you have any suggestion to lower down my wrist movement? Lastly i will work hard to prefect the whole song =)

thanks

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Post by Thomandy Sat Dec 06, 2008 3:26 pm

Really good Smile I like the calmness you show, and how you flow through the piece. Smile Keep it up Smile
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Post by Admin Andrew Sat Dec 06, 2008 9:59 pm

Something that might solve your wrist movment problems is to think of playing the keys starting from your shoulder all the way straight down to your finger tips... "Play from the shoulder to the finger" Is something you should try to keep in your mind. ^_^

Hope that helps!

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Post by poper Sun Dec 07, 2008 2:48 am

Thomandy wrote:Really good Smile I like the calmness you show, and how you flow through the piece. Smile Keep it up Smile


Thank you Thomas. However i need to work hard to make it sound nicer and i'm currently still learning the hard part from your video Very Happy what else do you think i can work hard on? thanks

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Post by poper Sun Dec 07, 2008 2:51 am

Admin Andrew wrote:Something that might solve your wrist movement problems is to think of playing the keys starting from your shoulder all the way straight down to your finger tips... "Play from the shoulder to the finger" Is something you should try to keep in your mind. ^_^

Hope that helps!


Thanks Andrew, I'll try to practice the song slowly now using your shoulder finger method Very Happy when i can manage to use less wrist movement, I'll post a video to let you see if I've improve thanks a lot

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Post by Admin Andrew Sun Dec 07, 2008 6:21 am

poper wrote:
Admin Andrew wrote:Something that might solve your wrist movement problems is to think of playing the keys starting from your shoulder all the way straight down to your finger tips... "Play from the shoulder to the finger" Is something you should try to keep in your mind. ^_^

Hope that helps!


Thanks Andrew, I'll try to practice the song slowly now using your shoulder finger method Very Happy when i can manage to use less wrist movement, I'll post a video to let you see if I've improve thanks a lot

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No problem! Keep at it! You're doing great

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Post by xianning Sat Dec 13, 2008 3:13 am

yo ahah that was awesome Smile!!! very good play Smile
to heighten the sense of dynamic, bring it up do more of an upsurge when the notes slide back down Very Happy it will help create a rising wave of emotion Smile!!! keep up the great work my friend!!
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Post by Amro Sat Dec 27, 2008 2:18 pm

Very well-played
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Post by ichris87 Mon Jan 24, 2011 1:42 am

Hope i can play that too!
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Post by shinesinpines Mon Jan 24, 2011 5:42 am

i think someone watched lesson 29 and took notes!
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