How to Bring out the Melody
difficulty for pianists is how to make the melody sound more than the
Often the melody is in the right hand, and the accompaniment in
the left, and if you are right handed it may be relatively easy to make your right
hand sound a bit louder...
pieces bring some challenge to the matter by having a rather difficult
accompaniment in the left hand, which then makes us focus more on the «difficult» hand.
And since what we focus on is what we tend to «bring out» or play louder, it is
a bit of an issue...
problem is when it is reversed, the melody is now in the left hand, and the
right hand needs to get soft. Arrgh!