Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: 19h 30m 43.3s, +27° 57' 3
They start playing before their bodies have a chance to mature. Many of the injuries we see now are years in the making.
Among other things....
"If you practice for ten years, you may begin to please yourself, after 20 years you may become a performer and please the audience, after 30 years you may please even your guru, but you must practice for many more years before you finally become a true artist—then you may please even God." --Ali Akbar Khan, 1922-2009