Empire Chess – VOL 96
Kasparov, Kramnik, and Carlsen have all stated that studying the classics was an important element in their chess education. Bobby Fischer knew the games of Staunton, Morphy, and Steinitz inside out.
The great games of the past are an absolute goldmine of valuable chess lessons. Whilst opening trends come and go, many ideas remain true and can be used in our games today.
GM Damian Lemos had this in mind when he decided to record a DVD on “Mastering the Classics”.
This collection features games from the World Champions Jose Raul Capablanca, Alexander Alekhine and Tigran Petrosian, 3 phenomenal talents with different styles to give you a broad range of material.
In this Course, you will learn:
How to make the most precise moves in the opening
How to make a lead in development count
How to dictate the course of action
How to give your opponent more problems than (s)he can handle
How to increase the likelihood of your attack’s success
When to sacrifice to destroy the King’s safety
How to create powerful passed pawns
How to get a positional advantage with pawn play in the center
How to maneuver in a closed position
Many original and crushing tactics
…and much more.
With Grandmaster Lemos’ analysis, you will understand key concepts more clearly than ever before as well as learning new tactical and strategic patterns and killer techniques.
Advanced Chess Course Edition! – Highlights
Exclusive Grandmaster/Master Video by a brilliant presenter. We preselect only the most compelling and interesting Grandmasters and Masters to make DVDs for us.
Highest quality audio and video available with Grandmaster Webcam. No more wasted time listening to low-quality videos where it’s hard to hear the audio and video.
In depth text chapter summaries in PDF format of each DVD’s content to easily reference if you need a quick refresher on a specific topic.
20 relevant and challenging practice problems per disc with solutions so you can test your learning and knowledge.
PGNs included for every game so you can plug the games into your favorite chess engine.
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Capablanca – Spielmann, 1927
Capablanca – Bernstein, 1914
Rubinstein – Alekhine, 1926
Tolush – Petrosian, 1957