On spending time at the piano.

When you start becoming serious with your musical education, especially as a pianist, a lot of concern is going into “how many hours do I have to practice”? In the beginning of your college education we often assume, that the more hours we spend at the piano, the better we will become. Gradually most students become more reflected over time, and start to realize that our body and mind has a limit to, how long stretches we can work, and that the quality of our time spend at the piano matters. A lot. So how many hours? Arthur Rubinstein famously said, that in general you should not to practice more… Read More

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