A need for speed? Grown-ups like to move fast. We walk fast. We drive fast. We act fast. And want to learn fast. However, the next time you feel the urge to go to practice your guitar fast, heed these words: Slow down!
The concerts, the bright lights, the all-night jams… ahhhh, that’s the good stuff. Rocking out to your favorite tune and seeing the crowd run wild. It’s what us grown-up guitarists live for. It’s what we dream of and where we draw our energy. The fuel for our fire, so to speak. Just like athletes suiting… Read More 19 hours preparation for only a 48-minute performance? Yeah, it’s worth it!
Whew! I feel awesome! Yeah, buddy! That practice was pure gold… like a refreshing splash of sunshine on a parched eardrum… like a triple encore performance where the crowd refuses to leave until you play “just one more”… I’m so pumped up! It was that amazing. Ok, I’m ready to begin practice.
Practice makes perfect, everyone knows. But as a grown-up, with grown-up responsibilities, and grown-up commitments, it seems like finding time to practice is one of those things on the to-do list that often falls by the wayside. The question is “why?”