Middlegame Positions and Problem Solving
Middlegame play sets the scene for the endgame. What material you have, where it is on the board and your options are considerations. Here David takes us through numerous middlegame problems, shows us the thought process for analyzing what to do, and solutions.
Content: 82 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 2 lectures. PGN Included.
Recommended for: Advanced Players.
Users rated this series: 4.39 out of 5
Chess Fans have said: I love the ideas of multiple different types of problems and their solutions rather than the usual game analysis with a couple of slowly developing tide turning positions. Great bang for the buck!
IM David Vigorito was the 2007 Massachusetts Champion, as well as the state champion of New Hampshire and Nevada. He was the Champion of the Boylston (Boston) Chess Club, with a USCF rating of 2479. David played in the 2006 U.S. Championship after finishing in a tie for 3rd place at the U.S. Open in Phoenix. He is a successful chess author – his Challenging the Nimzo-Indian was very well received by critics and players alike, and his second book, Play the Semi-Slav, was eagerly anticipated. David is an active chess coach for students of all ages and levels.
- Part 1
Run Time: 00:35:35
- Part 2
Run Time: 00:46:48