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The Genetic Basis of Talent

Some, including renown authors, downplay or even ignore entirely the significant role that talent plays in developing good musicianship.This article shows that talent doesn’t just play a negligible role in musical success and explores many ways in which talent can manifest itself. Read more »

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Expertise Is Not The Result Of Pure Discipline

In my Talent’s Role In Artistry blog entry, I make a case for the idea that talent exists and that it plays a notable role in the development [..]

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Talent’s Role In Artistry

It’s important to realize how critical of a role hard work plays in developing any skill, whether it be soccer, chess or music.  But it simply isn’t truthful [..]

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