Join British classical pianist Alisdair Hogarth for a series of THREE live masterclasses focusing on practical tips and advice for returning to the piano!
Your ticket gives you access to all three sessions. If you missed the first two live sessions, you will receive access to the recordings once you sign up.
MASTERCLASS 1: Revisiting the basics (ONLINE RECORDING)
✔ Hand position, posture, the basic elements of good technique
✔ Help with how to improve note reading
✔ How to improve sight-reading
MASTERCLASS 2: Piano fitness (ONLINE RECORDING)
✔ How to develop flexibility and strength through a concise technical exercise regime
✔ Demonstration of a piano exercises routine
✔ Other things that can be done away from the keyboard to help
MASTERCLASS 3: Improvising and playing popular music (LIVE ON 22 MARCH)
✔ Will include a discussion with pianist Dominic Ferris about how to approach improvising if you have had no experience in it
✔ How to adjust arrangements of songs to make them work on the piano
◼️ Each masterclass is approx. 1 hour long and will include a Q&A. Attendees are not required to perform. Simply bring yourselves and a notepad, and you are good to go.
◼️ If you own a piano, we would recommend that you watch the masterclass nearby in case you would like to give some of Alisdair's demonstrations a go yourself.
◼️ GET YOUR QUESTIONS IN BEFOREHAND – Got an issue or topic that you want us to address? Email firstname.lastname@example.org ahead of the masterclasses.
◼️ NOTE: All those who sign up will receive a full recording of each masterclass via email the day after the event. Therefore, if you are unable to attend the session on the day, you will still receive the recording the next day.