Today I came across these words from the great jazz pianist Bill Evans. Recently, I’ve been thinking about practice and the work that goes into becoming a great artist. Evans echoes my beliefs on how it all works. There is no secret. The answer is focused hard work.
See the quote below the photo.
I believe in things that are developed through hard work. I always like people who have developed long and hard, especially through introspection and a lot of dedication. I think what they arrive at is usually a much deeper and more beautiful thing than the person who seems to have that ability and fluidity from the beginning. I say this because it’s a good message to give to young talents…
Next LEVEL5 Show: Monday, 7/17/17, 9:00pm | Rockwood 2 | 196 Allen Street, NYC, NY |Buy Tickets Here:Tickets for LEVEL5 at Rockwood 2
Get a FREE download of LEVEL5's soon to be released debut, "The Sybil EP," here: www.level5music.com/free-download
Latest posts by Mark Feldman (see all)
- 16th Note Triplet Drum Set Independence Part 1 - June 24, 2017
- 15 Drum Books for Intermediate and Advanced Drummers - June 10, 2017
- Nasty Drum Lick 98: A Slick 32nd Note Groove Idea - May 29, 2017