In The Musician’s Way, a veteran performer and educator Gerald Klickstein combines the latest research with his 30 years of professional experience
to provide aspiring musicians with a roadmap to artistic excellence. Part I, Artful Practice, describes strategies to interpret and memorize
compositions, fuel motivation, collaborate, and more. Part II, Fearless Performance, lifts the lid on the hidden causes of nervousness and shows how musicians can become confident performers. Part III, Lifelong
Creativity, surveys tactics to prevent music-related injuries and equips musicians to tap their own innate creativity. Written in a conversational style, The Musician’s Way presents an inclusive system for
for all instrumentalists and vocalists to advance their musical abilities and succeed as performing artists.
I’ll never forget the day that my parents brought home my first guitar—the awe I felt as I reached for the strings and was enveloped in the silken tone.
My command of those strings has come a long way since then, yet I still feel that same sense of wonder whenever I unlatch a case and take a Guitar in
in my hands. If you’re a musician, too, you know exactly what I mean. What is it about music that grabs the heart and fires the imagination? Victor Hugo wrote,
“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that