Guest post by Ingrid on the experience of studying with Dr Michael Low Original article can be found here on The Cross-Eyed Pianist Like many musicians, my journey started thanks to a fabulous piece I heard one day (and for sure so many more, but it has been a while so I can’t quite tell) that moved my […]

A guest post by Dr. Michael Low on No Dead Guys / Written By Rhonda Rizzo What makes a performance good or bad? And, importantly, who gets to decide? In this era of declining critical standards and rising relativism, where is the line between a reasoned, thoughtful critique of a pianist’s performance and being a judgmental […]

Guest post by Dr Michael Low on The Cross-Eyed Pianist This is, in part, a response to the article Should there be minimum qualifications for piano teachers. Before I discuss some of the points made in that article, I would like to clarify the following: ● The intention of my response is not to point fingers […]