3 Tips for Playing Confidently in Front of Others

December 15, 2017By chrisdBlog No Comments

“But I could play it perfectly at home!” – 3 Tips for Playing Confidently in Front of Others. Picture this. You’ve learnt your piece. You’ve played it once, twice or more every day. It feels almost harder to make a mistake than to mess up. You sit down in front of your friends/piano class/audience…and strange … Read More

Stephen Marquiss at Worksop College

August 19, 2016By chrisdEast Midlands
Event date: 11/11/2016

Stephen Marquiss visits Worksop College for a student piano clinic and public evening concert. The concert programme features three Scarlatti Sonatas, Haydn’s Sonata No. 53 in E minor, Mendelssohn’s Variations Sérieuses, Stephen’s own Joshua’s Fire and Schumann’s Papillons. The concert is part of the Worksop College Concert Series 2016/17. View full details and book tickets … Read More

Wiltshire Piano Clinic and Recital

August 18, 2016By chrisdSouth West
Event date: 29/10/2016

Troubleshoot and transform all playing-related issues with Piano Portals. Do you falter or hesitate as you play? Do you lack confidence to play fluently and expressively? Do you struggle with particular technical difficulties? Explore your own challenges and learn from others in a respectful, inspirational environment. Bring works-in-progress, tricky passages or pieces that you aspire … Read More