As a wonderful opportunity approaches to learn with Yukimura Haruki I can’t help thinking about learning itself and what an exciting thing it is for me. An opportunity to learn, to move forward, to benefit from the experience of someone who has so much experience, has done so much and earned such respect. I’m excited in a way I can’t explain. I am so looking forward to it.
But wait a moment you teach all over the world, perform all over the world. And you’re going for lessons?
Absolutely I’m going for lessons. This guy has so much experience, is so good at what he does that learning from him makes absolute sense. If I can reap the benefit of only a fraction of that experience and knowledge then I can leap forward past years of work coming to my own conclusions, conclusions I may never have concluded. Lessons I may never have sumbled upon.
Learning is never finished there is always something you can learn, there are always people who’s experience and perspective can give you something new.
I hope that in 20 years from now I’m feeling this way and saying “I’m off to have a session with…”