All of the innovative ideas I’ve come up with for learning/teaching instrumental music and songwriting happened because my teaching business tanked.

When I was working steadily, I taught the same way and thought the same way for years. When I suddenly had more free time, I tried to figure out what my playing and teaching were missing.

It worked.

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That's amazing. Congrats on finding the new niche under pressure :-)

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I was motivated by desperation! But now I look back on that bad period and I’m grateful.

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