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Sophie Till, strings faculty member at the Golandsky Institute, invites string players to attend the Summer Symposium at Princeton University. Learn the Taubman/Golandsky Approach to string playing at this one-week music festival, July 9-16, 2017. Watch here!
Do you experience tightness, pain, or limitations to your playing? Learn a practical step-by-step approach to solving your pain or preventing it from happening. Edna Golandsky invites pianists and string players to the Summer Symposium at Princeton University (July 9-16, 2017) who seek a solution to their playing-related pain/injury or wishing to prevent it.
Robert Durso discusses the underlying principles and teaching challenges of the double rotation, followed by Edna Golandsky who further clarifies these principles in a master class.
Topics covered in this free video: rotation, double rotation, pedagogy.
MARY MORAN presents the first and second movements of the Franck violin sonata, discussing the piece and showing simple solutions to problematic passages using the Taubman Approach.
Topics covered in this free video: redistribution, texture, leaps, and interdependence of hands.
What is it like to play without twisting or curling fingers? In the FREE video below, Edna Golandsky discusses the way that rotation and in and out movements become integrated in a scale, preventing uncomfortable and sometimes painful finger positions. You need a union between both rotation and in and out movements to play without strain—just as you need a strong foundation to build a house.
Senior director and co-founder Robert Durso discusses the core concept of rotation in this video and addresses the misconceptions surrounding it. Rotation is one of the pillars of the Taubman Approach. Without it, the work is not complete. If you are looking to teach rotation or learn it yourself, watch this video! It covers the following: Basic Alignment, Single Rotation, Double Rotation.