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Music is Hard 49: Ideas

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Often, the most difficult part of making music is finding an idea. Where do ideas come from? How are they conveyed in music? What kinds of ideas to performers have to come up with? How and when do we go back and evaluate our ideas?

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Music is Hard 4: Inspiration

This week:
Inspiration. What does inspiration even mean? The difference between inspiration and motivation What do you find inspiring? When do you feel the most inspired? How do you maintain that inspiration?

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Music is Hard 3: Creativity

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Creativity. What does creativity even mean? When do you feel the most creative? How do you maintain that creativity? How do performers create?

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