I won't make any New Year's resolutions this year, but I will review why I signed up for drum and guitar lessons in the first place.
Success, I've been told, is a result of our habits, and our habits are the consequence of our actions. Actions come from our values. Values are bred into us. So, resolutions in conflict with our values are doomed. But habits created considering our values have a chance.
Postscript February 2023. I made a few resolutions this year. These resolutions were created after reflection and preparation. I'll see how it goes.
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.