A three way mirror: The incredible secret of great teachers

(Excerpt from the Tao of Gigging©, all rights reserved, 2015, Piero Amadeo Infante) Teachers. I have a deep and abiding love and respect for teachers, even when I think that some of the best of them, have played a little trick on me. In the disciplines I grew up around, namely Afro-Cuban music, rock ‘n[…]

Thoughts on Writing, re-writing, editing, re-editing, and the process of perfection

“It takes a great deal of work to create a perfect ending for an imperfect thing” I see this a lot in the recording, mixing, writing and editing process, and have known people so caught up in a song, lyric, or unfinished story, that they went into a near state of what is called “dissociative[…]