Tools of Performance
The painter can paint without paints or a brush; but can this artist reach full potential? Is it possible to do watercolor with mud and a toothbrush? Maybe—there are many artists who are able to flourish in even the most difficult of circumstances. And, to some degree, difficulty makes for better art. But at a certain level it becomes a disadvantage.
If you are a piano player, you need a keyed instrument. Certainly it’s better to have one that has weighted keys, and a full range of octaves. But you can play on light keys in two octaves as