3 Ways To Break Free From Performance Fear

3 Ways To Break Free From Performance Fear

Adrenaline in performance is the most natural thing. Without it, your performance would most likely be flat, uninspiring and without that special spark. However, when that level of adrenaline is too high you may experience it more as nerves and anxiety, and it can...
Breaking the Stage-Fright Taboo

Breaking the Stage-Fright Taboo

As performers, we don’t really like to talk about stage fright or performance anxiety, do we? I think it’s high-time that changed. There was a time when I felt afraid to admit that I had problems with it. I used to think, ‘I’m a professional...
Don’t Let Performance Anxiety Control You

Don’t Let Performance Anxiety Control You

Pianists, no matter what level they are at, don’t like to talk about performance anxiety as there is a misconception that it makes them appear weak. However, I believe that once you understand what that anxiety means, or rather – what it doesn’t mean about...