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Nature Sketches for Piano? Impressionistic 'New Age' Style Gains Popularity
Forests, peace, and beauty abound in interesting online piano course!
Here’s what this pianist and composer has to say about it:
“December Peace is a piano lesson I created to show how a composition is built up using sections. By working in small phrases, students are able to complete sections quickly and then learn how to use repetition and contrast to compose a complete piece of music.”
The online piano course Weiss runs at his website has been going strong for over 15 years now and offers a different approach than what most piano students are used to.
“I teach piano a lot like an art teacher might approach a lesson. You have a title - something like ‘Hidden Meadow’ for example. You also have clear cut instruction on how to create it. I’ve always admired art instruction books because they spell everything out in a very clear way. It’s all ‘step-by-step’
Weiss is currently offering a free piano lesson at his website titled 'Forest Interlude.' Find it at http://www.Quiescencemusic.com