I started playing cello just over a three weeks ago and already I'm facing serious motivation problems. I'm feeling terrible when I'm not able to achieve the proper intonation. Although I know that I won't ever achieve the right sound unless I practice... I haven't been able to even open my cello case in three days.
I've played violin and piano before that so I know what a hard work it is to practice - and usually I love practicing and find it challenging in a positive way. I don't know why I'm feeling like this... It's like I'm too intimitated to play because I have just a respect for the instrument. It feels like mockery when I'm playing.
I just adore the sound of cello, and in general I feel that it's the right instrument for me, but I need some advice to restore my will to practice.
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