International Piano (IP) incorporates International Piano (formally International Piano Quarterly) and Piano magazine. It is written for pianists and discerning fans of piano music.
Each bi-monthly issue includes interviews with top pianists and rising talent, performance tips, news, features, analysis and comment. You will find exclusive tutorials by concert artists, in-depth articles on piano recordings and repertoire, masterclasses on piano technique, and festival, concert and competition reports from around the globe.
Regular columns include ‘Better late than never’ (for adult beginner pianists), ‘Accompanist’s Diary’, ‘Letter from America’ and ‘Take Five’, covering jazz piano greats. Every edition includes a five-page Symposium, hosted by Jeremy Siepmann, which brings together leading experts and international pianists for a round-table debate.
Our comprehensive reviews section examines the latest CDs, books, DVDs, sheet music, new instruments and accessories.
Plus, each issue includes free sheet music – often rare or newly released works – for readers to add to their collections.
Elijah Wood to star in thriller 'Grand Piano'
14 May 2012
Pianists make scintillating subject matter for filmmakers –
see: The Pianist, The Piano et al – and now Grand Piano, a thriller starring
Elijah Wood as the piano-playing protagonist, is slated for creation later this
summer, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The film, described as ‘Speed but with a piano’ features
Wood as a once-great concert pianist who has developed crippling stage fright.
After spending five years away from the stage, he returns to perform at a gala,
only to discover a threatening note on his music sheet. Wood must then play to
save both his own life and his wife’s.
Eugenio Mira will direct, working from a script by Damien
Chazelle, and Buried team Rodrigo Cortes and Adrian Guerra are involved as
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