Does Practice Really Make Perfect?
What do we mean by practice? Practice means a repetitive action done on a regular basis.The more an action is repeated, the more embedded the action becomes in the subconscious mind and the autonomic nervous system. So when you practice you make something your own. In vocal technique this means that it becomes automatic, so that you can focus more on music and less on the mechanics of your voice.
So does practice make perfect? Only if you are repeating a perfect action on a regular basis. The old saw should really be rephrased as "Practice Makes Permanent." This is the reason why beginners are encouraged to be in lessons once per week at a minimum. We want you to establish healthy sin