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Toward the Zen of Performance

Music Improvisation Therapy for the Development of Self-Confidence in the Performer

by Dorita S. Berger

  • 198 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by MMB Music .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art & Music Therapy,
  • Personal Growth - Self-Esteem,
  • Psychology,
  • Music

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8781696M
    ISBN 101581060106
    ISBN 109781581060102

    The Zen garden is a synthesis of the foundations of the tradition that tends toward lightness. Of all the variants of Buddhism, Zen is among the best known and most popular. In the cultures of the West, this may be because Zen Buddhism has been one of few traditions of Eastern thought introduced to the West by distinguished personalities. The best books on High Performance Psychology recommended by Michael Gervais. To reach your full potential you must put as much effort into building mental resilience as you do into work or training, advises high-performance psychologist Dr Michael , he selects five titles to help you find the right mindset—whether you dream of sporting stardom, artistic achievement or business.

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    The book thus presents the viewpoints of the two main surviving transmissions of Zen Buddhism. It might well have for its epigraph this sentence from Takashina's contribution: "What I am going to say about Zen is not an adaptation of formal lectures, but intended as a talk to people who wish to have a correct knowledge of Zen and to understand it.". Zen and the Brain: Toward an Understanding of Meditation and Consciousness Starting to Point toward Zen and Part II: Gary Schouborg is a partner of Performance Consulting, which improves developmental processes for both individuals and organizations. He received his Ph.D. in philosophical psychology from the University of Texas at.


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