You must believe you can do it. Without this belief all is lost.
Update September 2020
A good attitude is easier to maintain if you are sharing this journey with other people. You can meet other adult piano students at professional piano recitals. Strike up a conversation with the person beside you. because chances are good, they play or have played the piano.
Updated Feb 2023
How do we maintain our enthusiasm for study and hard work? Here are some sure-fire ways that will help.
Tonight, we saw Jo Bonamassa at Roy Thompson Hall Toronto. Rockin' good fun for twenty-five hundred enthusiastic middle-aged fans, aficionados, and players.
I'm looking forward to practicing tomorrow.
Updated Feb. 2023
You've got to learn your instrument. Then, you practice, practice, practice. And then, when you finally get up there on the bandstand, forget all that and just wail.
I'm a professional pianist and music educator in West Toronto Ontario. I'm also a devoted percussionist and drum teacher.