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How to Study-Practice

Learning Goals Applying the lessons learned in Emotional Preparation and How Your Brain Works, we are going to learn how to study-practice music the right way. It is critically important that you fully understand the simple, but powerful, concepts presented here for at least two reasons. First, they will instill study-practice skills/habits that will transforming endless frustration into

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Piano Technique: Mental or Physical?

Did you know that Practicing and Exercising are two very distinct behaviors with two very different goals? To Exercise is to physically exert oneself with the goal of improving performance in terms of strength, endurance, flexibility, stamina, blood flow, breathing, etc. Exercise changes your muscles, tendons, ligaments, bones, heart, and lungs. Repeated physical exertions (such as stretching, swimming,

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