7 Things every musician needs to know to overcome tension, minimize pain, and maximize ease in performance.
#1. Balance is important in every aspect of music making. Here are two of my favorite definitions of balance: a state of equilibrium or equipoise; equal distribution of weight, amount, etc. A harmonious or satisfying arrangement or proportion of parts or elements, as in a design. You balance your instrument, you balance the velocity of your wind or your bow, you balance dynamics, you balance your … Continue reading →