How to prepare for musical curveballs

Over my 34-year career, I have heard some wild audition stories: candidates on the stage who can hear other candidates warming up, a panelist takes a phone call during an excerpt, an auditionee’s music falls off the stand and scatters, the proctor has a coughing...

Meditation versus Centering: What is Best for Performing Artists?

There are all sorts of mental training strategies and methods available for performing artists. These include meditation, biofeedback, visualization, neuro-linguistic programming, hypnosis, autogenic training, and the Centering Process. Which of these are you familiar...