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fingering

1. the technique or art of using one's fingers in playing a musical instrument, esp the piano
2. the numerals in a musical part indicating this
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Throughout this book, Bar-Niv strongly advocates that the comfort and health of the hands should be the first consideration when determining fingering.
It still amazes me how a few fingering changes can make the difference between "I hate this passage" and "Wow--it's easy.
Rosalie Gregory's Grouping Fingers and Keys--A Visual Approach to Fingering Scales and Arpeggios is visually oriented right from the start with the bright orange cover and its colorful lettering--in colored groups of 3 and 4.
With beginning students, strong fingering practices can be established through the study of five-finger patterns first (seeing the logic of a five-note hand position), and later through the study of scales, arpeggios and broken chords.
47 for Violin, Viola, Violoncello and Piano--HN 737, by Ulrich Leisinger; Fingering of piano part by Michael Schneidt.
Its 1/2" size usually will fit onto a music score to allow for stamping the fingering onto a piece of sheet music right at the place where it is needed.
Fingerings are written by a composer, teacher or editor generally for a passage that presents some unusual pattern or something out of the ordinary, and the written fingering makes it so a student can learn that passage more quickly.