For my 2nd book, Piano Technique in Balance, (2015) I have used following sources.


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Altenmüller E, Kesselring J, Wiesendanger M (Hrsg) Music, Motor Control and the Brain. Oxford University Press. 2006

Barenboim Daniel. A Life in Music

Ed. Barnes, Christopher, The Russian Piano School: Russian Pianists & Moscow Conservatoire Professors on the Art of the Piano Kahn & Averill Londen reprint 2008

- Feinberg, Samuil, The Road to Artistry

- Goldenweiser Advise from a Pianist and Teacher

- Oborin, Lev, Some Principles of Pianoforte Technique

- Ginzburg, Grigorii Notes on Mastery of the Piano

Berenson, Gail e.a. A Symposium for Pianists and Teachers: Strategies to Develop the Mind and Body for Optimal Performance Heritage Music press 2002

Berkhout, Cornelius. De kunst van het pianospel. Den Haag: AB Music productions & Editions 2004

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Brendel, Alfred. Musical Thoughts and Afterthoughts. Princeton: Princeton University press1976

Brendel, Alfred. A bis Z eines Pianisten. Carl Hanser Verlag: München 2012

Bruse, Madeline.  Art of Practicing  

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Elder, Dean Pianists at play London: Kahn & Averil reprint 2007

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Fraser, Alan. The Craft of Piano Playing  Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 2003

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Mitchel, Mark. Virtuosi: A Defense and a (Sometimes Erotic) Celebration of Great Pianists. Indiana University press 2000

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Pachmann Vladimir de Should Piano Playing Undergo a Radical Reform? Etude Magazine. Dec. 1923

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Pijning, Prof. Dr. H.F. Motoriek en leerpsychologie Haarlem: De Vrieseborch 2000 5e  herziene druk

Pressler, Menahem. Artistry in Piano Teaching

Riemsdijk, Jeroen. The Golden Fingers Technique for Pianists The Art of Passagework Maastricht: Noble Goose Books, 2007

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Roth, Elgin. Klavierspiel und Körperbewusstsein Ein kommentierte Auswahl historischer Klaviermethodischer Zitate. Wissner-Verlag, Augsburg 2001/2013

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Arthur Schnabel. My life and music. Gerrhards Cross, England: Colin Smythe Limited 1988 Reprint

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