Monthly Archives: March 2019

In signs and sounds. Fundamentals of Instrumental Pedago-gy

Anna M. Bordin Publisher: Falco Editore Year Edition: 2008 Pages: 160 p., Paperback EAN: 9788889848593   Anna Maria Bordin – writes Fausto Petrella in the preface – has understood that teaching to play an instrument requires not only a complete instrumental and artistic training, but a specific know how, with an attention primarily focused on the relationship with the personality of the student, on his qualities, his individual characteristics and on his needs. The author, concert artist and piano teacher at the Conservatory of Pavia, in this her second editorial work she collects and systematizes the experience gained in the field. The book explains how to teach by treating different aspects: from the professor’s search to the choice of the instrument ,from methodologies to creativity.

When the music crosses the boundaries…

Story of an autistic child and his relationship with music by Anna Maria Bordin   Gabriele, an autistic and visually impaired child but with a great musical talent, is the protagonist of this story told fondly by his piano teacher who says that: The musical qualities of Gabriel are such that they would make happy […]