Multi-dimensional piano method which offers an holistic approach to music education.
Are you unhappy with your current level of piano playing? Do you feel your piano technique is limited? Are you struggling to plan your piano practice or suffering from performance nerves? If you answer ‘Yes’ to any of the above, then this website is for you!
Welcome to Piano-Yoga®, an innovative technique developed for pianists to stretch and strengthen their hands, greatly improve posture and core, uniquely master piano sound, introduce specialised concentration techniques and develop strategic thinking, build a body-mind connection in piano playing, learn effective time management strategies and develop artistic independence.
'The first entirely new piano technique to emerge in over 50 years.' Yoga & Health Magazine
Founded by the Russian concert pianist, composer and educator, GéNIA, Piano-Yoga® method is accessible to pianists of all levels, from beginners to advanced, amateurs & professionals. Being also a qualified BWY yoga teacher, GéNIA believes that education is one of the most important aspects of a progressive society, and has therefore committed herself to continue fulfilling this important educational role. In her teaching she encompass the Russian school of piano playing with some aspects of yoga, meditation, breathing techniques, strategies for combating performance nerves and other approaches based around NLP training.
At the heart of the method lies the Piano-Yoga® Book: 'Transform Your Hands; 10 Week Course of Piano Exercises'.
Browse our website to read more about the method, purchase the Piano-Yoga® book and our online Piano Course 'Transform Your Practice', join our monthly Piano-Yoga® Club Online, read our blog and become a member of our website to enjoy members benefits!
Created for intermediate to advanced pianists to maximise their home practice.
Newly Launched Online Course.
Transform Your Hands
Do you find that you can't play many piano pieces because of the size of your hands? Your hand span does not allow you to play some works by Rachmaninoff, Liszt or Scriabin?
If this is the case, Piano-Yoga® 10 Week Course may the answer to your problem!
'With Piano-Yoga® you can play the seemingly impossible.’ International Piano Magazine
'Piano-Yoga® is something radical: the first entirely new piano technique to emerge in over 50 years.’ Yoga & Health Magazine
‘Piano-Yoga® really does work.’ Piano Professional Magazine
Our typical content usually offers: blog, followed by a video post, a weekly Mindfulness Playlist, and a new topic for the Piano-Yoga® Club. On top of this, there is more educational content from our creative collaborators, which aligns with the Piano-Yoga® ethos, as well as my guest interviews with renowned artists and educators in my new series 'Quarantine or Paradise' and concert series (currently online), so we cannot possibly pack all of this into a single email
Follow GéNIA on our YouTube channel, where she shares her tips and insights into the Piano-Yoga® method and piano playing. Recent posts include information on how Ayurveda can help with stage fright, how to create sound colouring technique, what to expect from the Piano-Yoga® Club Online, when is best to practice and many other topics. Email us your questions and GéNIA will answer them live on her channel.