• The Path to Success

    Some well-intentioned students have little idea how to practise or how to progress. Here are some observations of how high-achieving students work. Of course there are many ways to succeed and you may know other ways. These points are based on my own observations. How high-achieving students work: 1. They approach fresh pieces with enthusiasm and determination. They are explorers in a fascinating world. It’s a musical adventure! 2. They follow up quickly on lessons and practise the new skills throughout the week. 3. They listen to themselves when they play and enjoy making the sound better and better. 4. They never allow themselves to be bored but find new…