SONGKRAFT COACHING/LEARNING BENCHMARKS

Acceptance:  

Everyone is always welcome.

Change:  

Provide space and opportunities for changes to take place.  No change = no growth!  Nothing is right until it is right.  

Knowledge

Provide the knowledge necessary to sing well, perform with dignity, be of solid character and achieve the standard for excellence.

Space:  

Ensure a risk-safe space for emotional vulnerability and uncertainty to play a role in the creative excellence of an emerging artist.   

Process:  

Maintain clear objectives and provide an opportunity for deep practice focused on problem-solving to remove flow-state obstacles.

Practice

Support passion and tenacity as essential to the love of working endlessly.

Trust

Promote trust in self as the first step in learning to be comfortable trusting the music, the coach, the process, the singer and the audience.

Audience:

Work to exceed audience expectations and respect their meaningful individual interpretations.

Gratitude:  

Be thankful for the opportunity to learn, grow, and perform and for those willing to watch and listen to the unfolding stories.