You play the piano with your mind…your arms, hands, fingers, your whole body are only extensions of an idea that must be clear and precise.
This is true for learning pieces and finding correct touch as well as perfection of
Visualization of gesture, inner awareness, structural conception, aesthetics, the
meaning of the work : they are all important.
Then performance can only be easier, more effective, and especially, more musical.
One day, George Cziffra said to me “Don’t be too occupied with technique.
Think music and you’ll see, the rest will follow”.