To play a song well, you need to tap into the feeling of that song.
We’ve probably all had experience with putting a good song on before we go out for the evening to get in a good mood. A “pre-game playlist” is a common thing among athletes and college students alike. Actually playing the music, though, takes this mood-changing phenomenon to a whole different level. To play the music, you have to embody the music. To “feel it.”