As a piano teacher, I make sure my students have many opportunities to share their musical gifts through piano recitals, playing for church or school talent shows. Even with my online students, I provide an online recital hall and suggestions for holding recitals at home. But what if your student suffers from performance anxiety?
Performance anxiety is real and can prevent some students from sharing their musical gifts. While it’s perfectly natural to feel nervous about performing music, we also don’t want it to become debilitating.
The parents of many students have asked me for tips to help reduce performance anxiety. In my January livecast, I shared some of my tried and true tricks. Watch the video below to learn what they are:
After you’ve watched the video, download my tips sheet and keep it handy as you prepare for your next performance!