GM Jesse Kraai examines objectivity in a series of two lectures, calculation in a series of 2 lectures and a bonus on rapid chess. Chess psychology, intuition and practical thinking.
Content: Over 2 hours of instruction and analysis in a series of 5 lectures.
Includes: ECO D25, A40, A80
Recommended for: Intermediate and Advanced Players.
Users rated this series: 4.66 out of 5
Chess Fans have said: Wow! Just when I think GM Kraai’s lectures could not get any better… he does this. Great game and lecture please keep up the good work!!!
GM Jesse Kraai currently resides in Berkeley, California. His most notable chess achievements are winning the Denker Tournament of High School Champions in 1989 and 1990, and competing in the US championship from 2002-2006. Jesse received his final GM norm at the Foxwoods Open 2007 and has a Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Heidelberg. Jesse is an active chess coach.
- Concerning Calculation
Run Time: 00:20:09
- Concerning Calculation Part II
The Critical Moment
Queen’s Gambit Accepted: 4. e3
Jesse Kraai vs. Jeffrey Haskel
Run Time 00:28:25
- Concerning Objectivity
English Opening: Symmetrical Variation
Jesse Kraai vs. Sergey Kudrin
Run Time 00:27:27
- Concerning Objectivity Part II
Jesse Kraai vs. Jaan Ehlvest
Run Time 00:25:43
- Concerning Rapid Chess
Run Time 00:22:19