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What Will Your Musical Legacy Be?

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What is your musical legacy?  Maybe you don’t think you have, or will have, a musical legacy. You’re not a […]


Program Notes the Right Way

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“Program notes? You want me to talk?!” The time will come when you will be asked to “say something” about music […]


Practice Detour: Use GPS and Get Back on the Road

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A “Practice Detour?” Let me explain… Have you ever been driving on a familiar route only to be confronted with […]


Claim Your Independence

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It’s Independence Day – for your fingers, that is! In this video you will learn exactly what finger independence is, […]


The Musician’s Progress Activator

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I can do it. Ten more times. Get it right this time. Try it again. Last time. NOOOO! Practicing is […]


Power Hour: the Practice of Champions

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What if you could power up your music study by adding one hour (or even one half hour) to your […]


Where Perfection Meets Possible

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Perfectionism has a bad reputation. We have heard about all the evils of perfectionism – the frustration, the self-doubt, the […]


3 Mind Blowing Ways to Practice Etudes

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Mind blowing? Maybe not exactly that, but these ways to practice your etudes will make your practice time much more […]


Practice: A New Definition

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Let me give you the scenario. I was 13 or 14 years old and my friend was on the phone […]


7 Surprising Benefits of Memorization

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Do you memorize your music? You should. Let me be clear. I don’t believe it’s necessary, or even desirable, to […]