Do you think musicians have faster reation times than non-musicians?
I have a theory! There’s a game that my friends and I like to play called Dutch Blitz, it’s a card game based on speed. I would say about 90% of the time I win the game (did you know I am also very competitive). I have always claimed that it is because of my […]
Tips to Aid Memorization
Memorizing pieces has always been a struggle for me. I have students who have things memorized after only a few run-throughs. Just last week I had a Level 5 student say to me let me play it once with the book and I’ll have it memorized, sure enough that’s exactly what happened. What he has […]
What does a pianist see while playing?
Interesting video on what a professional and amateur pianists sees while playing. http://digg.com/video/eye-tracking-pianist