One Simple Change That Can Increase Your Odds of Winning an Audition

One Simple Change That Can Increase Your Odds of Winning an Audition

How much time per day we should spend practicing for optimal performance is a popular point of…

More Goal-setting Strategies That Work

More Goal-setting Strategies That Work

The importance of goal-setting cannot be understated. Yet very few of us actually do it, often…

tting Strategies That Work

Goal-Setting Strategies That Work

Have you set clear written goals for your future and made plans to accomplish them? In a popular…

Feeling Unmotivated? Get Unstuck with a Simple Question

Goals are an absolutely essential ingredient in any recipe for success. After all, if you don't…

Start Your Audition Off on the Right Foot

Start Your Audition Off on the Right Foot

What’s the most critical part of an audition? The first note! After all, first impressions are huge…

Eliminate tentative playing (and maybe get a date too?)

Eliminate Tentative Playing (and Get Yourself a Date Too?)

When was the last time you asked a complete stranger out on a date? Not just any stranger, but…

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The Secret of Highly Successful People

Quick, make a list of the most successful and accomplished people you know. Seriously, take a…

The Cookie Thief: A Poem About How Oblivious We Can Be to How Wrong We Can Be

The Cookie Thief: A Poem About How Oblivious We Can Be to How Wrong We Can Be

The Cookie Thief by Valerie Cox A woman was waiting at an airport one night, with several long…

right brain and left brain for musicians

What Having a Stroke Can Teach Us About Our Brain (and Performing Better)

You may remember the article on Centering, where I wrote about left-brain and right-brain…