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Piano-Yoga® Certificate Course: Day 2

Sunday 20th October 2013

Piano-Yoga® Certificate Course at Kings Place, London

What is the Piano-Yoga® Certificate Foundation Course?

Described as 'The 21st-century answer to playing the piano' by Yoga & Health Magazine, The Piano-Yoga® Certificate Foundation Course is an holistic music course designed to teach students to play the piano with correct healthy habits and to the highest professional standard. The course is taught by the concert pianist and founder of Piano-Yoga® GéNIA and aims to give in-depth information and insight into the Piano-Yoga® method. Participants will learn the basics, including the function of the hand position, establishing correct posture, mastering the main piano articulation skills, organisation of performance practice and combating pre-performance nerves. By the end of the course participants will be familiar with the main principles of piano technique and will have gained healthy habits through understanding their body, how to work with their own energy and master efficient piano practice.

What is the Piano-Yoga® Certificate Course One?

The Piano-Yoga® Certificate Course One, also taught by GéNIA, aims to continue the teaching of the Foundation Course to educate students further. Introducing advanced tips on piano technique, preparing for exams strategy, combating performance nerves on the day, finding the right interpretation, developing tone-control on the piano, improving memory and giving the full aid of physical exercises to help to gain energy as well as de-stress.

Programme for Certificate Foundation Course: Day 2

10:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 11:15
11:15 - 11:50
12:00 - 13:00
Exercises for improving concentration
Learning basics of articulation (staccato, legato, non-legato)
Wrist function in piano playing
Masterclass
14.00 - 14.30
14.30 - 15.15
15.15 - 15.50
16.00 - 17.00

Programme for Certificate Course One: Day 2

De-stressing relaxation exercises
Preparing an exam strategy
Advanced technique class
Masterclass