I've been playing piano since age 6, but had never found any techniques for reducing anxiety as well as the ones recommended by Madeline Bruser. Bravo, and thank you.Published 5 months ago by Kindle Customer
So far I've found the book mediocre. For a short book on music, the author goes into detail about 12 different yoga poses you should be doing before you start. Really? Read morePublished 7 months ago by Walter E. Obrien
I found this book as I'm taking up woodwind lessons again as an adult with the intention of learning to play by ear, some decades after playing flute in high school band. Read morePublished 8 months ago by LindaBee
There were many ideas presented that instruct the student to forgo long proven, effective practice techniques. Read morePublished 8 months ago by P. Silver
I'm just staring learning piano. I'm 53. Did play a couple instruments in school band.
I'm extremely impressed with this book. Even though she is highly trained. Knows much. Read more
I think "The art of practicing" should be every musicians bible, it suggests lots of practical and psychological advice for musicians, its profound and wisely written, i usually... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Apiano
I'm a piano student. My instructor suggested this book & read a few pages of hers before ordering. Found this book could apply to many aspects of my life not just music. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Jeanne
This is a wonderful book. It's ideas are good for living life as well as practicing music.
For those of us who fear to give less than a perfect performance, we learn that we... Read more