Leduc Darmès compiles an imperative compilation for pianists to gain independence of fingers. With text in English and French, Le Petit Livre Des Tenues contains good, simple and attractive exercises.
Each of Darmès' clear exercises ensure the student progresses in acquiring the indispensable technique of agility and independence of the fingers, while also considering a good tone. A detailed page of advice for execution is helpfully included before 23 detailed exercises. For all aspiring pianists, Darmès' Le Petit Livre Des Tenues is essential to gaining a good standard of technique.