This guest post looks at research linking emotional mind-states with blocks in information retention, and how that might affect musicians.
Based on neuroscience research, improvisation can deactivate the self-judgment in your brain, and help you engage more creatively with music.
Today’s Guest OpEd offers some advice and space to those in the music industry feeling external pressures of success weighing them down.
How to use deliberate practice and take comfort in mistakes, so that you don’t fall into the trap of expecting perfection when learning.
An editorial meditation on how concert and career musicians need to rethink their commitment to their practice, to be more like pro athletes.
Here are five easy tips to improving your time management when it comes to improving your music and career on a daily basis; in quarantine or not!
Motivating yourself is hard right now — whether your shows are cancelled or your studio sessions remain impossible with social distancing — but we can help.
If you’re suffering from crippling performance anxiety when you set foot on the stage, here’s some advice for how to deal with those nerves and go rock!
A motivational editorial on vocalist anxiety and how to get over it both in real time when anxiety strikes, and in the long term.
After working hard to create meaningful music, it can be incredibly exciting when your band…