What should I look out for when buying my first piano book? Piano playing tips from Melanie Spanswick

Continuing with the Piano Education Project, here is vlog number 7. It will hopefully give you a some advice about what to look out for when purchasing your first piano tutor book.


Melanie Spanswick has written and published a wide range of courses, anthologies, examination syllabuses, and text books, including Play it again: PIANO (published by Schott Music). This best-selling graded, progressive piano course contains a large selection of repertoire featuring a huge array of styles and genres, with copious practice tips and suggestions for every piece.

For more information, please visit the publications page, here.

3 Comments Add yours

  1. pomprint says:

    Nice plug Mel! πŸ˜‰ How is the book selling? I really must get around to downloading a copy soon I think!

  2. The book isn’t published yet so you won’t be able to get a copy! sorry! I am in talks with publishers at the moment πŸ™‚

    1. pomprint says:

      Let me know when it is. I am thinking of starting to teach soon (once all the work commitments are out of the way), and I would be interested to read your thoughts.

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