Lang Lang Piano Academy: mastering the piano level 5 (approximately equivalent to Grade 5/Intermediate) includes sections on legato pedalling, phrasing and rubato and new accompaniment styles.
Refining the touch
Phrasing and rubato
Interpretation and style
Mastering the piano is the first series of books to be launched in the Lang Lang Piano Academy. Comprising five progressive books, mastering the piano captures Lang Lang's passion, drive and extraordinary mastery of the piano. Each book gives students the chance to learn from this exceptional talent, with: 8 units that develop key aspects of piano technique; specially devised exercises & studies; a diverse selection of repertoire including Lang Lang's favourite works; and inspirational commentary & guidance from Lang Lang himself.
Mastering the piano is also available as an iPad App!
Listen to Lang Lang perform Prelude in C by J. S. Bach
Download FREE Scales & Arpeggios Chart for Level 5
Prelude in C Minor (JS Bach); Presto (Scarlatti); Bagatelle (Beethoven); Prelude in E Minor (Chopin); Consolation (Mendelssohn); The Little Shepherd (Debussy); Sweet was the Melody (Turk); Summertime (Gershwin); Arietta (Grieg); Study in A Flat (Heller); Miniature in D Minor (Gedike); Nocturne in D Minor (Field); The Storm (Burgmuller); A Tear (Mussorgsky); Autumn Leaves (Rebikov); Study (Czerny); Menuet in F (JCF Bach); The Fall of the Leafe (Peerson); Five Happy Variations (Kabalevsky); Nocturne (Britten); Inanay Lullaby (Bullard); Rhapsody (Bartok); Fantasia in D Minor (Mozart).