The life of a touring artist sounds glamorous, doesn't it? Travel the world, play concerts, stay in fancy places and eat delicious meals... Yes, it can be very enjoyable, but there is a LOT more to it. Packing (one small suitcase for nearly a month?), practicing (hardly ever while on the road), performing the same program over and over and over again (but you can't sound bored!), laundry...
Here are some behind-the-scenes tips for life on the road.
Elizabeth Borowsky is a pianist, teacher, and composer. She is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music in Piano (Music Teachers National Association).