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Pianist Magazine

6 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $6.66 per issue

For the passionate players, or early beginners, Pianist magazine will teach you the art of piano playing through professional advice, sheet music and lessons for all levels. Your piano playing journey starts here with the magazine that doubles as an entertaining read and the ultimate interactive piano teacher. Read, learn and play the piano with Pianist magazine every issue.

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Improve your piano playing and perfect your tone with 40 pages of specially selected sheet music, plus access to 60 video lessons led by a team of piano experts.

Whether it’s reading fascinating industry articles or putting your fingers to work with beautiful sheet music, you’ll be playing like an expert in no time with a digital subscription to Pianist magazine!     

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Single Digital Issue Feb-Mar 2023
$7.99 / issue
Annual Digital Subscription $39.99 billed annually
$6.67 / issue
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$7.00 / issue
Please note that the calculations are for illustration purposes only. Savings are calculated on the comparable purchase of single issues over an annualised subscription period and can vary from advertised amounts. Complete your collection savings are based on the RRP of the latest issue.

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Pianist  |  Feb-Mar 2023  

✔ Alim Beisembayev – The 2021 Leeds International Piano Competition winner talks to about life after the big win and the challenge of taking on Liszt’s mighty Transcendentals

✔ 40+ PAGES OF SCORES – 15 scores in total including a sultry bolero from Alfredo Casella, a shimmering tone poem by Amy Beach, a slow ragtime waltz from Scott Joplin and lots more

✔ Step-by-step lessons Including a fascinating lesson on Rachmaninov's Prelude in G major Op 32 No 5

✔ Masterclass 1  .. read more – Mark Tanner on how to prepare for a performance

✔ Masterclass 2 – Graham Fitch on how to get the best out of the thumb

✔ Rachmaninov@150 – As we celebrate the 150th anniversary of the great composer's birth, Warwick Thompson takes a fresh look at the life of this brilliant, adored, yet depressive man

✔ Out of Sight – John Evans speaks to two pianists blind from birth on how we can all benefit from listening as intently as they do

✔ Learning the Piano Later – Pianist Carlos Gardels looks at the stories of some eminent late starters as inspiration for the late bloomers among us 

✔ Alexander Malofeev – Who is this Russian genius? Zsolt Bognár finds out

✔ Piano Teacher Help Desk – Sounding out repertoire for the smaller hand

✔ EXCLUSIVE VIDEO LESSONS for all levels – from Graham Fitch, Chenyin Li, Tim Stein, Martin James Bartlett and more!  read less

Pianist magazine is adored internationally by those who have a passion for playing the piano. From Bach to Billy Joel, the magazine offers a wide range of music styles to learn from, as you don’t just read it - you play it too! With a digital subscription, you’ll find 40 pages of selected sheet music (suitable for players of all levels) accompanied by specially recorded sound files. The sound files act as the perfect learning tool, so you can listen to a piece of music before you learn it - all you need to do is click on the ‘sound’ icon and turn the Scores pages with a light swipe of your finger.

With Pianist magazine you can expect nothing less than the very best when it comes to playing the instrument you love. You’ll have everything you need to play like an expert, including notes on technique, pedalling and interpretation, sheet music reviews, Q&As, teaching tips, in-depth ‘How to Play’ masterclasses, readers’ letters, piano news, interviews with top concert pianists and so much more!    

From the basics of scale playing to the difficult stretches and fast runs, Pianist magazine is your top piano playing guide - giving you the confidence and expertise you need to play like a pro! 

A Pianist digital magazine subscription is the perfect read for passionate piano players of all levels. With every issue look forward to:

  • An internationally renowned piano magazine for those who love to play the piano
  • 40 pages of specially selected sheet music
  • A wide range of all different styles of music to learn from
  • Interviews with top concert pianists (often with exclusive bonus tracks)
  • In-depth ‘How to Play’ masterclasses and teaching tips
  • 60 video piano lessons - from the basics of chord and scale playing to fast runs and difficult stretches  
  • Winner of the 2016 ACE Press Awards Digital Publication of the Year Award
  • Your interactive piano teacher!
  • A discount off the RRP of your magazine
  • Delivered directly to your device every month

You'll receive 6 issues during a 1 year Pianist magazine subscription.

Note: Digital editions do not include the covermount items or supplements you would find with printed copies.
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