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Level 2B Technique Secrets
The second secret is SLUR GESTURE
Painter’s Brush Stroke
A pianist can play several notes with a single motion.
This smooth wrist motion is called a slur gesture.
As you play, imagine the smooth brush stroke of a painter.
Your wrist will rise slightly through the slur.
Play this R.H. slur gesture in HIGHER octaves.
Play this L.H. slur gesture in LOWER octaves.