David Dash is an instructor at the North Carolina School for the Arts, and is currently on a one-year assignment with the North Carolina Symphony.
In James’ interview with David, you’ll hear tips on balancing self-criticism with music-making, dealing with performance anxiety, effective practice strategies and much more!
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In this episode, you'll discover:
-When "good enough" is better than great...02:54
-David's start and early influences on trumpet...09:57
-What's the root cause of "performance anxiety"?...18:55
-Expression vs. criticism...22:47
-Effective practice strategies...26:55
-The two golden rules to getting and keeping the gig...35:41
-How the Apex Trumpet Symposium came about...39:34