fingering


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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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Granet had approached the dark mahogany sideboard and was fingering some bottles.
When I saw him fingering my Ruskins and Stevensons, I seemed to see life straight real, and it isn't a pretty sight.
Ah, you're a knowin' one," said Rosenthall, fingering his triggers.
First, teacher and student plan the passage, including the fingering to be used.
488, Piano Reduction--HN 767, by Ernst-Gunter Heinemann; Piano Reduction and fingering by Andras Schiff; Candenza by the composer.
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.
The fingering chart provided on page 111 fails to identify the minor scale form being illustrated.
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.
Good fingering is at the heart of excellent piano playing.
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.
The following sections deal with four issues particularly relevant to small-handed players: legato playing; fortissimo playing; playing octaves, large chords, and arpeggios; and fingering.