This e-book, An Alexander Method Method to Harpsichord Method, is printed in a PDF format. It is rather detailed and sensible, and it will provide you with the bodily instruments it’s essential to take the bounds off of your means to create the correct harpsichord approach you need with out sacrificing your physique.
This e-book can also be on the market on all AMAZON web sites in a KINDLE format.
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This essay is about what an individual comes up towards psychologically, when she or he goes to an Alexander Method trainer, and discovers all of their guidelines of instrumental efficiency approach or sports activities approach is fallacious.
It may be devastating for the plain motive that the person will in all probability really feel like they’ve wasted years doing their sport or instrument fallacious, as a result of their so referred to as nice lecturers have been fallacious.
I’ve a pianist pal with huge expertise, however her piano lecturers led her to damage. By the point I bought her out of hassle and helped her discover nice approach, she wasn’t keen at her later age to try to grow to be a live performance pianist.
This actually made her offended, however after she calmed down, she discovered peace and pleasure in taking part in for herself pain-free with approach that made the entire most troublesome piano literature accessible and exquisite.
It may be devastating to search out out out of your Alexander Method trainer that the whole lot you got here to consider about the way to run or play an instrument or sing or play golf was WRONG!
This may be devastating, however not for the plain motive.
THAT REASON IS, TO BE SHOWN AND THROUGH APPLICATION THAT EVERYTHING YOU WERE TAUGHT IS WRONG AND HAD BLOCKED YOUR PERFORMANCE OR ATHLETIC CAREER, CAN BE PSYCHOLOGICALLY EXTREMELY PAINFUL.
What do I imply?
Each athlete and musical performer who has come to me in bodily ache, that I present the way to carry out with out ache and pressure, who sees they’ve nice athletic or musical expertise, is confronted by the acute psychological ache of getting had poor instruction.
If the ache of the musical performer or the athlete was solely bodily, then she or he might make the bodily changes and get on with out ache. They could even resolve to pursue a profession of their sport on on their instrument.
However there may be extra to it than this.
IT IS A HUGE THREAT TO THE EGO WHEN YOU DISCOVER EVERYTHING YOU BELIEVED ABOUT PERFORMANCE IS WRONG.
Who we’re is outlined by all of our experiences from start, and by what we consider is true and never true; all collectively defining WHO we’re.
WHEN A DEDICATED MUSICIAN OR ATHLETE OR MUSICIAN FINDS OUT THAT EVERYTHING THEY BELIEVED ABOUT HOW TO PLAY THEIR INSTRUMENT OR SING OR RUN OR PLAY GOLF IS TOTALLY WRONG, IT IS A HUGE THREAT TO THEIR EXISTING EGO, THEIR SENSE OF SELF.
Most established egos, who we outline ourselves as, would relatively BE RIGHT about what we selected to consider is correct than settle for we have been fallacious, and open the door to changing into a realized nice athlete or musical performer.
I’ve talked concerning the following in earlier essays. I present an athlete or musician how good they may very well be by way of the instruments of the Alexander Method, and lots of run figuratively and actually screaming out of the door.
Who they’re, how their crucial sport or instrument has formed them, can’t deal with being fallacious.
IF YOU ARE A DEDICATED MUSICAL PERFORMER OR A DEDICATED ATHLETE IN PHYSICAL PAIN, AND IT’S GETTING WORSE, DECIDE IF YOU CAN HANDLE IT GETTING BETTER.
Should you can, run with nice posture to a licensed Alexander Method trainer.