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DVD Tutorial: The Professional Touch - Building a Performance (Richard Bower)


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In 'Building A Performance' popular UK demonstrator Richard Bower illustrates how, by making small changes in the way you approach a new piece of music, you can transform a basic tune into a performance. Richard’s years of experience shine through in this workshop which is packed with good ideas and common sense advice."   

Glyn Madden


  • Introduction
  • One Touch Settings (O.T.S.)
    • There are more than four!
    • Choosing the voices manually.
    • Why use O.T.S. as a foundation?


  • Voices
    • Unamplified music limitations.
    • Playing techniques.
    • Breathing, phrasing and 'feel'.
    • Playing legato for strings.
    • Ranges.


  • Styles
    • Choosing the right intro.
    • Making more than four variations.
    • Style cancel.
    • Listening for the right variation.
    • Taking parts out of a style.
    • Putting it all together.
  • Total duration approx 53 minutes


Yamaha PSR-1000, PSR-1100, PSR-1500, PSR-2000, PSR-2100, PSR-3000, PSR-S700 and PSR-S900 series, Tyros (1), Tyros2, Tyros3 and Tyros4 keyboards.
CVP200, CVP300, CVP400 and CVP500 Series Clavinovas 

(UK PAL format only. Region Free!).

Product Code: YCA-DVD04


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