8/27/2019

Flow is the Opiate of the Mediocre: Advice on Getting Better from an Accomplished Piano Player

"The mistake most weak pianists make is playing, not practicing. If you walk into a music hall at a local university, you’ll hear people ‘playing’ by running through their pieces. This is a huge mistake. Strong pianists drill the most difficult parts of their music, rarely, if ever playing through their pieces in entirety."