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Academy Show

Jacob Discusses What's on His Mind and Answers Your Questions

Episode 1:  Breaking Through 

In our first show, Jacob discusses the dangers of specialization and how you can overcome plateaus you may be experiencing in your practice and music making.

Links:

Tim Ferriss Blog (Members Only Access)

Tim Ferriss specialization Blog Post  (Members Only Access)

Episode 2:  The 3 must read books for cellists (or any musician) 

In our second show, Jacob discusses 3 books that have changed his life, inspired and enriched him as a musician.  Check it out!

Links:

For All things EM, visit Kenny Werner's Site

Zen Guitar Purchase link!

Episode 3:  The 1 Youtube video that will change your life!

In our third show, Jacob discusses the 1 Youtube video that every musician should see and introduces you to one of the greatest music teachers in the world:  Hal Galper.

Links:

Click here to visit Hal Galper's website, I would passionately recommend his forward motion book.  The concept is simple but amazingly helpful!

Kochevitky's Piano book can be purchased here!

 

 

Episode 4:  How 2 minutes a day made 2015 the best year of my life

Happy 2016!  In our 4th show, Jacob discusses why some goals fail and 2 simple "Brain Tools"  for editing your huge philosophical goals into simple 2 minute action items!

Enjoy!!!

 

 

 

Episode 5:  How 2 minutes a day made 2015 the best year of my life part 2

 

By popular demand!  This video is a follow up to vol. 4 where Jacob shares one more productivity trick to supercharge your practicing this year.

 

 

 

Episode 6:  The Power Of Eustress

 

Jacob reveals a simple piece of gear that can transform your practice and discusses how it works!