January 11, 2013

Fun or Work? Part Two

Posted in music and writing, writing for fun tagged , at 10:33 am by Rebecca Hein

The best music teachers recognize that students have to be taught to love music from the very beginning, at the same time they’re learning proper technique. Although these methods succeed in varying degrees, the emphasis is still on getting things right.

Therein lies the problem in both music and writing. We have to do a good job, yet the need for correctness can spoil our pleasure in the activity.

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