Topic: Value of Practice !

I just read a _terrific_ article concerning "nature (talent) vs. nurture (hard work/practice)" at the Meadowmount Music School. Hope you can access this:

http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/06_34/b3998414.htm?chan=magazine_spr_pb

Peace, Jim

James Jeter, D.M.A., NYC Bassoonist
"To love human beings is still the only thing worth living for; without that love, you really do not live." Soren Kierkegaard
"Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it." Mahatma Gandhi  "Mach' es kurz! Am Juengsten Tag ist's nur ein Furz!" Goethe

Re: Value of Practice !

Thanks Jim.  I like this article.  I think I will post it for my students.  Kent

Dr. Kent Moore
Principal Lecturer In Bassoon and Theory
Northern Arizona University