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  • n. Alternative spelling of finger work.


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  • But it's a medley, so it's followed by The Ewe W 'the Crookit Horn and finishes up with some dazzling fingerwork on what might be a jig.

    Some Piping for the Weekend. . .

  • (In the Lovano video, which is of exceptional quality, you can see the economy of Jones's fingerwork at the keyboard and the wide-eyed communication between him and Lovano.)

    Pianist Hank Jones

  • Biss has exceptional facility in his fingerwork, as well as superb control over the weight and volume of tone, but he tended to rush already fast tempos, which kept the astute Academy players guessing about where the next downbeat might fall.

    Academy of St. Martin in the Fields at Strathmore: Mozart on the fast track

  • At times, Townshend pounded on his guitar, ran off some Eddie Van Halen-esque fingerwork and executed more than the requisite allotment of windmills.

    The Who surprises 'Rock Band' fans

  • This clip shows his way with Chopin — the arrangement, combining the "Minute" Waltz and the A-flat Polonaise, is an abomination, but it's Chopin's notes, for the most part, and Liberace shows some nice limpid fingerwork as well as a real feel for the style.

    Homage to Walter Busterkeys

  • But on the other hand this may mean nothing because he´s really fast and maybe he just adjusted his fingerwork to the game ...

    13 year old beats Guitar Hero

  • As for the image of Jac Campion mesmerising a young lady with deft fingerwork on his organ . . . well, what can one say?

    Totally gratuitous picture, sorry.

  • He began to introduce grace notes, and then rapid sections of fingerwork that filled in the scale between the notes.

    Captain Corelli's Mandolin

  • She'd been trying to clarify the fingerwork in the fast passages.

    The Night Crew

  • He leaned over the Ishi computer and did some of the fastest fingerwork Melrose had ever seen.

    The Dirty Duck


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