More Sports Psychology!

Those of you who know me personally, or who have had the pleasure (?) of having a lesson, or more with me will know how much emphasis I place on trying to develop the mental side of performance. I cannot claim to be unique – this is a thread in violin teaching that goes back…

A quick practice checklist.

My friend Enrico has been at it again, sending me this link this morning. If you ever feel short of things to think about while practising, have a quick look at this list. It is nominally a list ofconsiderations when moving from one note the next, but much of it would equally work with single…