Kenny Werner's ground-breaking book, "Effortless Mastery", and his fascinating seminars have helped thousands of musicians remove barriers to creativity and rediscover the joy of playing music. The "Effortless Mastery" DVD captures Mr. Wernspeaking before a packed house at the International Association of Jazz Educators convention where he directly addresses the creative problems faced by all musicians and suggests proven tactics for overcoming fear, apprehension, and other common creative barriers.
In a relaxed style, which is both entertaining and inspiring, Mr. Werner brings up the realization that many of these barriers to our creativity and spiritual fullfillment are commonly experienced by all professionals, reassuring the audience that he too has "been there", while demonstrating his principles for moving on to a higher level of musical comfort that promotes free-flowing, effortless thinking and performance.
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Kenny Werner is an accomplished pianist who began performing at the age of 4 and, by 11, had appeared on television. While at the Manhattan School of Music he became restless with his musical direction and began to explore jazz as a means of creativity and self-expression. Along his journey, he was inspired by masters of the craft to rethink not only the technical aspects of creativeity, but also the spiritual aspects.