Imagine that you’re about to practice, write, compose, or perform:
How do you transition from daily life into creative mode?
Here’s my concise ritual.
I clear my mind of what I’ve been doing as I put the computer to sleep. Off.
Next, I silence the phone. Off.
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See pages 37-39 of The Musician’s Way for an inclusive warm-up procedure suited to both instrumentalists and singers.
© 2011 Gerald Klickstein
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