Creative Opening Concepts
Bill explains opening concepts in abstract and then shows several concrete examples of new ways to apply openings to keep your opponent on edge. Bill also discusses his philosophy on creative openings and how to look for new material to add to your own personal arsenal.
Content: 133 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 4 lectures. PGN Included.
Recommended for: Intermediate Players.
Users rated this series: 4.38 out of 5
Chess Fans have said: It’s hard to imagine a better video on the subject or a more spirited/charismatic presentation. Thanks, esp. for pointing out the possibility to transpose to a “good” French or Sicilian in certain lines.
IM Bill Paschall currently resides in Budapest, Hungary. Bill was the 2013 New England Co-Champion, Boylston Chess Club Champion 2002, finished 1st at the Foxwoods Open 2002, two-time New England Open Champion, and has defeated more than 20 IGM’s in tournament play. Bill has extensive experience training both adults and children privately and in the schools.
- Part I
Knight on the Side
Run Time: 00:35:10
- Part II
Confronting the French
Run Time: 00:33:35
- Part III
Against the c3 Sicilian
Run Time: 00:33:58
- Part IV
Overview of the St. George Defense
Run Time: 00:31:07