Monthly Archives: November 2013


November 2013

Performance Anxiety: AKA Nerves

By | 2016-11-28T14:00:23+00:00 November 23rd, 2013|Music Blog|

Everyone gets nervous to perform in front of people.  It's as natural as breathing.  When people say they don't get nervous, what they are really saying is they've just learned how to deal with their nerves.  We get nervous in performance situations because we are vulnerable.  We are putting ourselves out there to be judged [...]

Student Recitals are Important to Musical Development

By | 2016-11-28T14:00:23+00:00 November 11th, 2013|Music Blog|

Our students at Bella Musica have had two student recitals already this fall and have a Holiday recital scheduled for next month.  Watching our students prepare for and perform in these recitals has caused me to reflect on the importance of student recitals and their impact on a student’s musical development.  Students can learn so [...]