See if this helps with scales, I do it with villa lobos 7 tooAdrian Allan wrote:In order to be able to play, to name one example, much of the music of Joaquin Rodrigo. That's quite an important part of the repertoire.Steve Langham wrote:Can I ask... I'm honestly interested to know. Why do you/others spend their precious practice time learning to play scales so fast? What's the point? I'm quite likely to be wrong but it doesn't seem to me that there's that much repertoire out there that requires such speeds?
I seem to think it's a bit like golf and wanting to hit your driver further than anyone else, bit of a manly ego thing?
There are wider benefits to be had I assume?