At nineteen, John decided to undertake a formal study of the classical guitar, and developed a career as both a teacher and performer spending many hours writing and composing. As John says, "I find the process of writing/composing quite mysterious; I don't set out to write anything in particular, but more through improvisation and meditation a piece will begin; lines and themes rattle around inside, quite often for months on end, and then something complete emerges. The feedback I get about my writing can range from that piece is so tranquil, to your music seems to dabble on the edges of darkness...
I like that my music can evoke all those emotions.
"I can't imagine my life without music and particularly the guitar. Some of my earliest childhood memories are of my father playing the guitar, so it has been a glorious constant, bringing of comfort and joy…”
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Other tracks by John Mills: More Joyful - Goodnight
|Number Of People In Act||Ensemble|
|State/Territory Artist Is Based In||VIC|
|City/Town/Region Artist Is Based In||Melbourne|
|Taken From The Release Titled||In Her Hands|
|Copyright Holder's Name||John Mills|
|Media Servicing Date||2014-09-01|
|Contains explicit lyrics or themes that may offend some listeners||No|
|Artist Official Web Site||http://www.johnmills.com.au|
|Artist Social Network Page||http://www.facebook.com/john.music|
|Online Store Page 1||http://www.newmarketmusic.com|
|Online Store Page 2||http://www.johnmills.com.au|
|Content Provider||Newmarket Music|