Articles about Performance Practice

On Practice, Skill and Competition: A Pragmatist Theory of Action for Instrumental Music Education
Contributions to Music Education (2017) Vol. 42, No. 1

Practice, skill and competition are important aspects of participating in school bands and orchestras. However, writers have questioned their value. In this philosophical paper, I mine the writings of the American pragmatists–in particular, their theories of habit and experience –- ...

Clinic: What about Talent?
ITG Journal (2016) Vol. 40, No. 4, pp. 41-42


That Hard Passage
American Suzuki Journal (2016) Vol. 44, No. 3, pp. 26-27