Below are some of the many different aspects involved in learning
to practice effectively.
Finding the time to practice is often the biggest obstacle for
students of any level. As an advanced student you already know
that time, focus, and committment are important ingredients
for progress. Try to make time by setting aside a specific part
of each day that you can devote to your piano practice. Don't
be afraid to ask for support from your family and friends; declare
a communication blackout - decide not to respond to phone calls,
email or instant messages between certain periods of time!
Practicing should be goal oriented; set very realistic and specific
Many advanced students have spent so much time focusing on how
to improve their playing that they often have forgotten what
it was that initially drew them to the piano. Be committed but
try to rekindle the special magic of music that most beginners
and amateurs understand so well. Set aside some time just to 'play' for pleasure.
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