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Read articles on a variety of subjects on Partimento, Music Analysis, Education, and Historical Performance.
Watch educational videos introducing key concepts such as Intervals, Chords, and Consonance vs. Dissonance.
Discover the teaching methods of the 17th-19th centuries – Partimento. This section contains realisations of partimenti along with descriptions and downloads of the score and audio.
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Get your partimenti featured on this website. You could upload your own partmenti, realisations, or even just annotations of existing partimenti. You can upload scores, images, audio or videos of your improvisations. There is no requirement of expertise, any standard of partimento is good enough!
Find out answers to questions like ‘What is Partimento?’, ‘What makes Partimento effective?’, ‘Will studying Partimento teach me to improvise classical music?’.
Improving Pianists provides online resources for the classical music community. The articles and videos cover introductory material to sophisticated discussions of musical axiology. We are all trying to improve as musicians and this website offers effective resources and insights to do that.