There has never been a more unique a book ever written on the subject of achieving musical mastery!
From the sword to your ax, Hanshi Stephen Kaufman transposes the ancient wisdom of warriors into a performance enhancing attitude to keep you sharp, disciplined, and prepared for true greatness.
Based on the profound Five Rings philosophy of legendary 16th century swordsman Miyamoto Musashi, this book will teach you to overcome the common barriers to success in music and life. It is concisely written, to-the-point, and the concepts presented are easy for the serious reader to absorb and comprehend.
If you dream of becoming a great musician, the principles outlined in this book can light your path so that you, a realized master of your art, can burst forth into the world a blazing artistic fire!
Author, Joy Of Improvisation
Assoc. Prof, Berklee College of Music
Dave Frank School of Jazz