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Published: 17 June 2004

320 Pages | numerous figures


ISBN: 9780198525356

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Musical Excellence

Strategies and Techniques to Enhance Performance

Edited by Aaron Williamon

  • Contains new reports on the efficacy of strategies and techniques drawn from exercise science, psychophysiology, sports psychology, cognitive science, and medicine for enhancing musical performance, serving as a valuable reference source for researchers and research students
  • Includes practical recommendations drawn from the findings of scientific research. Assisting musicians in enhancing their practice and performance and in managing performance anxiety. Also serves as a source for new approaches for those teaching and training performers
  • Contains comprehensive research reviews, accompanied by schematic diagrams, allowing performers and teachers to think about practice and performance in new ways and to conceptualize the available practical advice within the context of theories of human performance and cognition

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