Greetings men, my name is Allan. I have been studying the two year course of Music 1 and the date of my final performance examination has been declared to be the 4th of September. I will be required…Continue
"Allan, My wife and I have much experience in musical performance. Here is what we do:
If the pieces are to be memorized, make sure the memory is solid and not just what we call "muscle memory." The memory has got to be a combination of…"
"I break a piece down in to sections. After each section is clean, usually if I can perform it without mistakes ten times in a row, I then move on to another one. At the end when I put it all together and peform the piece it works out…"
"When I was in the band at school I would drive my mother crazy practicing. I played percussion and would have my sticks with me at all times. It's how you get to Carnegie Hall, practice, practice, practice. Try getting your…"
Greetings men, my name is Allan. I have been studying the two year course of Music 1 and the date of my final performance examination has been declared to be the 4th of September. I will be required to perform 4 pieces, each demonstrating one of the three elective areas which i have studied in the recent year. I play the piano and the euphonium (a close cousin to the baritone and tuba) and have selected my pieces; two each instrument. I am seeking advice from any musicians or performers in…See More
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