Zee Spencer

Confessions of a Shitty Pianist

Once I practiced daily, studied theory, explored composers and genres, and wrote my own music.

I became a badass pianist.

Then I stopped practicing, experimenting, exploring, and creating.

Now I'm a shitty pianist.

If we rarely practice, study, explore, or create we are not exceptional.


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