Add a progressive flavor to the breakdown in your tune.
Creativity is hard to regiment. It's one of those ephemeral moments that is tough to predict and even trickier to practice.
Even the best musicians make mistakes, but it's how you react and move forward from those setbacks that truly measure your progress.
In my previous column, I briefly touched upon how polarizing the topic of music theory can be for some musicians.
I recently wrote a column called "Finding Inspiration in Unlikely Places."In it, I encouraged every musician to step outside of their comfort zones and listen to different styles of music.