Is not because we want to prepare for a church service.
Is not because we want to prepare for a recital.
Is not because we have to prepare for an exam.
Is not because we have to meet a deadline.
Is not because we want to impress others.
For an artist, the act of practicing is self-validating. By practicing we want to give back to God (or whatever higher power you believe in) all we got from him. For us who have a calling or a dream to advance our craft, not to practice would be in fact selfish.
The real reason we practice is that we don't have a choice.
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Drs. Vidas Pinkevicius and Ausra Motuzaite-Pinkeviciene
Organists of Vilnius University , creators of Secrets of Organ Playing.
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Don't have an organ at home?
Download paper manuals and pedals, print them out, cut the white spaces, tape the sheets together and you'll be ready to practice anywhere where is a desk and floor. Make sure you have a higher chair.