Discussions on mindful music-making, efficient practice, and building a purposeful career with the performers, pedagogues, and innovators who are shaping the classical music world today!
The Mind Over Finger Podcast is a resource for knowledge, insight, tips, tricks, and inspiration for musicians interested in learning more about practicing mindfully, performing optimally, and getting more intentional in creating a fulfilling musical career.
We provide you with the tools to mindfully shift your musical practice from unconscious to deliberate, from paint-by-numbers to art by flow, from going through the motions to delightful play!
Dr. Kimberly Hankins: Breathe Your Way to Better Musicianship
In this episode, Dr. Kimberly Hankins, discusses the multiple benefits of breathwork.
Gear Up 2021! with Dr. Renée-Paule Gauthier
Whether you want to rock the stage for your next performance, win an audition, land your dream job, transform your teaching studio, or start a new music business: IT’S POSSIBLE! And this episode will help you set things up for your massive success!
Kenny Werner: Effortless Mastery
In this episode, I speak with world-class pianist and composer Kenny Werner who’s prolific output of compositions, recordings and publications continue to impact audiences around the world, and author of the impactful book, Effortless Mastery, Liberating the Master Musician Within.
The Musician's Toolbox with Dr. Renée-Paule Gauthier
In this episode, I share with you the conversation I had with Angela Ezeonyeka and Andrew Coleman on their show - The Musician’s Toolbox Podcast. With the Musician’s Toolbox Podcast, Andrew and Angela aim to equip musicians with the information, inspiration, and imagination to pursue and achieve a career in music. We cover a lot of ground in our chat, including mindful and effective practicing, anxiety management, and audition preparation.
Jenny Clift: Emotional Freedom Technique
Emotional Freedom Technique specialist and coach Jenny Clift talks to us about this powerful modality and how it can help musicians become more productive and handle emotions in an effective way.
Leila Josefowicz: The Art of Authentic Music Making
I’m very excited to have world-renowned violinist Leila Josefowicz on the show for you today!
As you’ll hear in our discussion, Leila is a profoundly passionate and dedicated musician who approaches her craft with great depth and she shares incredible wisdom with us.
This is a particularly powerful conversation, and I know you’ll find inspiration and incredible value in this episode.