Oct 26, 2018
This week on the podcast, I talk with neuro-symphonic hornist and creator of the practice app, Modacity. Marc brings an incredible versatility to music making and has an inspiring holistic approach to practicing and living music.
Join Marc and I for a month of mindful practice during the month of November!
DETAILS INCLUDED AT THE END OF THE EPISODE AND BELOW HERE!
ALL ABOUT MARC:
Marc’s webiste: http://marcgelfo.com/
Challenge Participants: Download the Modacity app and visit https://www.modacity.co/mindful-music-upgrade/ for access to all the app’s premium features for FREE for the whole month of November!
Marc’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/practicelivingmusic/
Marc on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/marcgelfo/
Modacity’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ModacityApp/
Modacity on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/modacityapp/
The art of breathing: http://www.jessicawolfartofbreathing.com/for-purchase/
Research on the advantages of recording practice - "When audience members were played recordings of both types of performance, a significant majority expressed a preference for the performances that were created in a mindful state." http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0305735607086053
Contrabass Conversation episode #515: Practice better with Modacity – Jason Heath interviews Marc
Jason Heath’s blog: How I’m practicing music better using Modacity and forScore
Jason Heath’s video Modacity: my favorite new tool for better practicing
Dynamic Alignment Through Imagery Second Edition by Eric N. Franklin
Marc Gelfo has been combining music and technology since he was 5 years old. After applying cognitive science & computer science degrees to French horn, Marc became an internationally touring symphony musician. His experience includes teaching and performing with thousands of musicians around the world, including San Francisco Symphony and Philadelphia Orchestra.
Marc is Co-Founder & CEO at Modacity, building software to help create a world where everyone makes music. Visit https://modacity.co or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more on this rapidly growing music learning platform.
MINDFUL PRACTICE MONTH
Now, if you’re interested in taking your practice to the next level, join me for a month of Mindful Practice!
Here’s how it works!
Most sincere thank you to composer Jim Stephenson who graciously provided the show’s musical theme! Concerto #1 for Trumpet and Chamber Orchestra – Movement 2: Allegro con Brio, performed by Jeffrey Work, trumpet, and the Lake Forest Symphony, conducted by Jim Stephenson.
Also a huge thank you to recording engineer extraordinaire, Bella Kelly!
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