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7 Ways to Prevent and Manage Panic Sight Reading

7 Ways to Prevent and Manage Panic Sight Reading

It happens to every musician- the band leader for that new gig you’re trying to land hands you a massively complicated sheet music arrangement and says  “here, just play this”. As you turn through the pages black with syncopated rhythms and 64th note glissandos, you hear the band leader say “5/8 meter at 150 bpm on my count. Ready? 1, 2, 3. . . “