If you have ever felt the fear of making a mistake. It’s ok. We have all felt that. You can learn strategies to help you deal with that fear and even leverage your mistakes to make greater improvements.
Let’s face it. Just about everyone is afraid to perform music in front of others for the fear of making a mistake. You may have recently experienced that terrifying moment during a performance of your own and felt paralyzed. Mastering the skill to overcome that fear is just as important as learning the piece itself.
Here’s the reality: you have to make mistakes through practice in order to strengthen your skills. That may sound discouraging, but we’re here to give you some easy ways to help cope with the fear of mistakes and how to recover from them while performing.