The importance of rhythm: piano playing tips from Melanie Spanswick

The Video Blog (vlog 13) today looks at the importance of developing a strong sense of pulse or rhythm. This is a crucial element when learning to play any instrument and it should be cultivated right from the first lesson.

You can purchase my book, So You Want To Play The Piano?, which is packed with practice tips and useful information, here.

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One thought on “The importance of rhythm: piano playing tips from Melanie Spanswick

  1. I always used to go out for long walks to develop mine, as walking is a rhythmic thing we do without thinking about it. Also always listen to heavy rhythmed music, such as Jamaican reggae, dancehall and in particular ska. When I was in secondary school CoventryTwo Tone was popular, and that’s incredibly rhythmic!!!

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