TITLE

Body English and Its Relation to Hollywood Piano Playing

AUTHOR(S)
Cummings, Parke
PUB. DATE
June 1944
SOURCE
Saturday Evening Post;6/24/1944, Vol. 216 Issue 52, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers tips on playing piano. Need to lean from the waist toward the right or upper segment of the piano to make the instrument give out high notes; Way to achieve boogie-woogie rhythm; Approaches to control the volume of the piano.
ACCESSION #
20019628

 

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