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by SJunior22
Thu Apr 09, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: Practice Tips
Topic: Trouble with keeping time? Here's an idea...or a few.
Replies: 4
Views: 2493

Re: Trouble with keeping time? Here's an idea...or a few.

Hello Pavel! I used to be the kind to need complete silence as well. As I got older, I had too much "static" running through my mind as I tried to goto sleep. I soon became one of those types that now needs some sort of noise to fall asleep. However, if you need a better tip to suit your sleep-style...
by SJunior22
Thu Apr 09, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: Practice Tips
Topic: Tips for Practicing effectively...
Replies: 4
Views: 5281

Re: Tips for Practicing effectively...

Thank you Zoey for your wonderful comment and input!
by SJunior22
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Hello Fellow Musicians!
Topic: Greetings from North Carolina!
Replies: 3
Views: 176

Re: Greetings from North Carolina!

Hello kadoyle01! Welcome (a year later...) to Playground Sessions! The beauty of PGS is its completely up to you on what you want to accomplish. There's no such thing as "skipping around" or a "specfic path". You determine your own path towards the goals you want to achieve. If you enjoy playing mo...
by SJunior22
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: Practice Tips
Topic: Before You Even Start....
Replies: 0
Views: 130

Before You Even Start....

Hello Fellow Pianists! I've come back to post yet another "tool" I use when I learn/play instruments. This "tool" is universal and should be used always when you practice. What am I talking about? Well, its RITUAL - or a process that you undergo when you are about to perform a task (specifically he...
by SJunior22
Wed Mar 25, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Using the system
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Re: Using the system

Hi Heather! How to best use the PS catalog is all based on your goal(s); Reading from the top of your post, you said "looking for something to improve foundation and make it fun". The Bootcamps are the foundations/fundamentals to playing the piano. The courses are ment supplement the bootcamp lesson...
by SJunior22
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Practice Tips
Topic: How I Overcome "Difficult" Lessons....
Replies: 1
Views: 2218

How I Overcome "Difficult" Lessons....

Hello Fellow Pianists!!! I've been wanting to share on how I deal with lessons that seem difficult to me and may be of use to some of you out there. First, let me define what I term "difficult" means to me : its really the song choice for a certain lesson that adds to the learning curve. Along my j...
by SJunior22
Sun Mar 15, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Who is your Piano Hero?
Replies: 7
Views: 7863

Re: Who is your Piano Hero?

In between everything else going on in my life, I've been non-stop binge watching/listening to all of these Masters mentioned. :mrgreen: I know there has to be more! Please keep posting! Thank you again to everyone who has posted and will post in the future. :D
by SJunior22
Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Who is your Piano Hero?
Replies: 7
Views: 7863

Re: Who is your Piano Hero?

Thank you again sw1tch73ch for your wonderful post!

This is one of the reasons why I wanted to start this thread - to be exposed to masterful pianists (and their bands) that need to be recognized. The more "Piano Heros" we all can look up to, the better we all can become.
by SJunior22
Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: Practice Tips
Topic: How to diagnose your mistakes and remedy them...
Replies: 5
Views: 5307

Re: How to diagnose your mistakes and remedy them...

Thank you sw1tch73ch for your reply, I appreciate it!
by SJunior22
Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Who is your Piano Hero?
Replies: 7
Views: 7863

Re: Who is your Piano Hero?

:o :shock: I think I had my mouth gaped wide open that entire video! :P :D (Blue Note Tokyo - never knew there was such a place) I think I'm in love and going to spend alot of time binge watching her!! Thank you Andrew for the truly superb link!