SHOUTOUT TO Yin Xiu Yi (尹秀伊)Read more "SHOUTOUT TO Yin Xiu Yi (尹秀伊) !"
Dear Mr. Lateiner: you were as hard on me as you were on yourself. I thank you for that! — Adam Donaldson Powell.Read more "Jacob Lateiner: my last piano instructor."
Arminda: I still remember you, your grace, your inspiration, your teaching … thank you! — Adam Donaldson Powell.Read more "Arminda Canteros: a legend in her own time."
I dedicate this post to four renowned concert pianists that I studied under as a young man in New York City: John Ranck, Berenice Lipson-Grüzen, Arminda Canteros and Jacob Lateiner. They were all inspiring pedagogues, and colourful personalities … Alas, I was never good enough to perform these works professionally but they have inspired much […]Read more "Two works by Maurice Ravel that have challenged and inspired me greatly."