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Held-thumb Exercises
Two Hands - Page Three

Your daily session with the Musicarta Hanon exercises is a great opportunity to practice independence of the fingers from the thumb, a major feature of successful modern keyboard styles playing.

The four pages in this series offer another opportunity to work through Exercises 1 to 20 practicing the held-thumb technique in both hands.

Download the music for this series of Held-Thumb Variations here.

Here is a short introductory video.


Hanon Held Thumbs, Exercises 1 - 5

    Exercise 1


   Right hand intensive



    Exercise 2


   Right hand intensive



    Exercise 3


   Right hand intensive



    Exercise 4


   Right hand intensive



    Exercise 5


   Right hand intensive



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