Finals http://tpr.org en When The Finals Get Tough At The SAIPC, The Tough Get Going http://tpr.org/post/when-finals-get-tough-saipc-tough-get-going <p>It is nerve racking to compete head to head. In sports this is a fairly normal part of the job, but when it comes to artists, especially pianists, it is a big shift from the norm.</p><p>A musician's routine is quiet and predicable. You generally practice alone and it is here that you polish and learn, working on your fingering, phrasing and the little things that mean so much to you, but might not be even noticed by an audience.</p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 16:29:34 +0000 Randy Anderson 8062 at http://tpr.org When The Finals Get Tough At The SAIPC, The Tough Get Going