To truly move others in a sincere and meaningful way there are some key principles you must abide by.
• stop straining to control others opinions
• never try to control or persuade - this causes you to appear fake
• stop trying - when you don't try, they see you as real
•congruence - every aspect of your being has to "line-up"
The Authentic Musician™ is a study in how to be more open, genuine, and authentic.
It's an approach to self-discovery that leads you to a deeper connection with your authentic self - and how that connection translates with purity to your audience.
The simple truth is that deep down, we all have a desire to connect in an honest and sincere way, and is crucial that musicians be able to cultivate this personal authenticity.
The Authentic Musician™ is about allowing the listener a very real, very truthful glimpse inside your world.
Learning to come from a place of personal authenticity in your musicianship takes a deep understanding of yourself and your behaviors - then learning to apply and ultimately live and breathe from a position of authenticity and honesty in your art.
Honesty can't be faked.
I have a saying: "you're either a spotlight or a window"
The Spotlight shines out hard and bright pushing the listener back into their seat. The Window invites the listener in, pulling them toward the edge of their seat...