The Moderately Tortured Artist was written to be something to turn to when things feel hard. When you're thinking of throwing in the towel. Something to increase your confidence while you lick your wounds.
Hey, I'm Kim and I'm a self appointed cheerleader for singers and musicians. In this book, I share my stories and the stories of students and friends who have been right where you are now.
Including tales of
Panic inducing, sweaty palmed performance anxiety
The moments your heart feels like it might beat its way out of your chest when you think about failing
The pressure of auditions and exams
Finding the balance between technique and letting go
Dealing with cruel criticism
The hard slog between periods of vibrant creativity, inspiration and motivation.
There are thought-provoking insights and tips on how to navigate the tricky and competitive world of music mixed in with a healthy dose of butt kicking/throwing water in your face/gentle slapping. Y'know, the small shove you might not get from your mother.