Choosing The Best Motivational Energy When Practicing (And Playing)

Love and Fear. These two emotions (and all their manifestations) are polar opposites in quality. When it comes to playing music, many people are motivated by both of these energies (in varied proportions). But one is always superior to the other. Love ultimately triumphs over fear. Fear may have great urgency and intensity, but love […]

Rhythm, Coordination And Technique

One of the most common misconceptions about gaining technical fluency on a musical instrument is that it is mostly about being able to move quickly. Fast fingers, fast hands, fast tongue, etc. (depending on which instrument you play). And for sure, when you see a musician displaying stunning technique, you are going to see various […]