Category Archives: Learning

My piano debut! :)

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New video series – Slow Motion Monday!

While doing my last Harp Tuesday episode (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9YcSwbtjYA4 which features a look at me playing in slow motion) I got the idea to start a new video series. On the weeks when I don’t do a Harp Tuesday episode, instead … Continue reading

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Musings on Mistakes – part one

As I mentioned in the return of “Sunday Spotlight”, I want to do more writing this year.  I’m going to start with a 3 part series talking about mistakes and learning. In this post I’m going to look at societal … Continue reading

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Harp Tuesday episode 59 – Dynamics and control!

New episode of Harp Tuesday is up!  

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Getting rid of mistakes?

Had a friend on Facebook post asking whether I had any Harp Tuesday videos dealing with not making mistakes while performing. Apart from my episode on Nerves and Performance Anxiety (which, by the way, I think is a pretty good … Continue reading

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Harp Tuesday episode 56 is up – Thoughts on Practicing

New episode of Harp Tuesday is up – a few thoughts on effective practice:

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Harp Tuesday episode 55 is up! A look at pedal changes

In this episode of Harp Tuesday I take a look at pedal changes, with a bird’s eye view of how I change pedals, plus a simple exercise to help familiarize your feet with the pedals!    

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Sunday Spotlight – Jan. 27, 2013

Hi everyone, Time for another spotlight! This week, I’m spotlighting the “Choir” series of documentaries.  Featuring choirmaster Gareth Malone, these are delightful and uplifting shows that remind us how wonderful it is to sing, and how we can all sing … Continue reading

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