Date of Award
Bachelor of Music (B.M.) in Music: Performance and University Honors
Performance anxiety -- Treatment -- Case studies, Music -- Performance -- Psychological aspects, Music -- Instruction and study, Self-help techniques
This thesis is an explorative study of different treatment methods for Music Performance Anxiety (MPA). Five treatments were chosen: Centering, Self-talk and Confidence, Focus and Concentration, Visualization, and Exposure. Treatments were applied to specific pieces in preparation for recital. The goal was to find what treatments may be useful in combating MPA.
Kappes, Jing, "How to Address Music Performance Anxiety (MPA): an Explorative Study" (2017). University Honors Theses. Paper 404.