It’s easy to know that you want a practice schedule. And it’s easier to abandon it fairly early in the game for all sorts of reasons, most of which are merely matters of perception. Tom Hess demonstrates that a highly efficient practice routine doesn’t have to be boring and can actually generate creativity. Having fun practicing usually leads to more practice and more practice leads to getting better faster.
Practice is absolutely necessary if you want to become a better musician. While not everyone has the time or money for a professional instructor, there is no shortage of online instruction. This section features lessons on becoming a better musician with ideas on how to practice and play to the best of your ability.