The Piano Lesson

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01Crotchets And Quavers1999110220000207
20140803 (BBC7)

What are the drawbacks and advantages of taking up the piano in later life?

What are the drawbacks and advantages of taking up the piano in later life? With Richard Ingrams. From November 1999.

In the first of four programmes Jeremy Nicholas attends a piano weekend run by The Oldie magazine.

02The Essential Key1999110920000208
20140810 (BBC7)

Jeremy Nicholas finds out what learning the piano means to Nicholas, who is autistic.

Jeremy Nicholas finds out what learning the piano means to 15-year-old Nicholas, who is autistic. From November 1999.

Jeremy Nicholas finds out what learning the piano means to 15-year-old Nicholas Shaw, who is autistic.

03Notes In The City1999111620000209
20140817 (BBC7)

Jeremy Nicholas meets older people taking up the piano.

Jeremy Nicholas meets older people taking up the piano and finds out how their teacher helps them to learn. From November 1999.

Jeremy Nicholas visits a piano studio for stressed city folk.

04Behind Bars1999112320000210

Jeremy Nicholas goes inside to talk to a lifer about his passion for Bach.

05 LASTFamily Harmony1999113020000211

Jeremy Nicholas visits a family in which three generations are learning the piano.