Nicholas Spurrier is a professional pianist, private piano instructor, accompanist, multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, producer, lyricist, and all around musical enthusiast based in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. He is also the co-founder/co-leader of the rock band Lindby, and pianist for Lindby’s jazz combo.
One of the most challenging aspects of learning a musical instrument is in fact learning how to practice correctly. Many individuals waste hours of time practicing incorrectly and wind up frustrated with little to show for all of their hard work. Even worse, they often reinforce bad habits with this style of practice.
However a few simple pointers can help the aspiring musician avoid this road and allow them to hone their ability to practice, which, in turn, will provide a rewarding and enjoyable musical experience.