Berens Op 89 - Training of the Left Hand - 46 exercises

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“It is the aim of these exercises to impart velocity, strength and evenness of touch to the fingers. Anyone having the patience to take up six or eight numbers daily and practice them from ten to fifteen minutes will soon be convinced of their usefulness.”
31 pages of forty-six exercises and Twenty –five studies for Left Hand Alone. An excellent source of material to hone the left hand into a fluid and technically proficient component of your artistry. Combine this with the Hanon “Virtuoso Pianist” and you should notice considerable improvement and keep your skills sharp.
31 pages, copyright 1914 by G. Schirmer, Inc. This book has the older Schirmer’s Library logo, Vol 1031 Berens Op.89.
The cover has a bit of age but looks very nice. Berens is written in the top left corner of the cover and there are some “Property of Sam Saxe” hand stamps within the book and on the back cover. No stamps on the cover, a very small amount of pencil notations of the first exercise. Purchase date of 6-22-38 written on the top left corner of the first page in pencil. Otherwise excellent condition, all pages firm in the book, no tears, one small bump on back cover.
Teachers, Students, professionals who want to stay on their game. This is for you. Make that left hand dazzle.

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