Did he really do that?

Recommended viewing for ALL pianists, students, teachers, amateurs and even profressionals. Ok, it’s basically very funny, also very clever, but just look at the technique. The relaxed flexibility of those wrists – now THAT is what we should all aim for.

Seriously, there is a lot can be learned from this clip. With such relaxed lack of tension in any part of the body it becomes more possible to to get close to Marc-Andre Hamelin’s ideal “to be able to express almost any adjective through one’s playing”.