Fanny Waterman DBE has become a household name and a legend in her own lifetime, and this updated edition of On Piano Teaching And Performing is packed with the knowledge, know-how and advice that stems from over 40 years of teaching experience.
The book's insights into the fundamentals of playing technique and of musicianship, its shrewd practical advice and illuminating turn of phrase have immeasurably benefited all who teach and all who learn the Piano. Now updated from the original 1983 publication, the book is filled with inspiring thoughts and words of advice not just for pianists but for all musicians.
On Piano Teaching And Performing also features a chapter concerning local, national and international competitions, for which Dame Waterman has become renowned. You will also find an appendix of the Rules And Maxims For Young Pianists by Robert Schumann, which are still startlingly fresh and relevant for today's musicians.