Tips for Recital Success Get enough rest the night before your performance (8 hours, please!) and consider an afternoon nap to calm nerves. Eat a good meal before your performance.
(A recently full stomach, especially carbohydrates, will help prevent nervous butterflies.) Drink plenty of water (32 ounces or more) to prevent dry-mouth, and bring water with you. Dress for success.
(Wear something appropriate for church or a nice evening out which is also comfortable, perhap