Memorizing music rather than depending on reading from music will make you a much better musician. You will grow in confidence and your performance will be much more effective.
WikiHow offers 14 steps in “How to Memorize Sheet Music’
‘6 Quick Steps for Memorizing Music’ from NazzaroMusic.com
‘How to Memorize Music: Memory Tips and Two Strategies’ from RobertKelleyPHD.com
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