Skyhorse Publishing is proud to revive Playing Piano for Pleasure. With the wonderful writing one would expect from a longtime New Yorker reporter, Piano aficionado Charles Cooke, offers concrete routines for improving your piano performance. A pleasant and constant cheerleader, Cooke asks readers to practice every day, suggesting that they work through just that section time and again until it is perfect. In addition to his own thoughts, Cooke includes material from his interviews with master pianists, artists, and writers. The result is a book that should be cherished for years to come.But most of us cook, even though few of us are Michelin star chefs. When did professional proficiency become a prerequisite for making music? I suspect the answer is, when recordings came to be the only means by which most people heardanbsp;...
|Title||:||Playing Piano for Pleasure|
|Publisher||:||Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. - 2013-12-13|