There are a lot of things that make up a performance a lot of technical things. It isn't always just about pulling it up from the darkest recesses of your mind or your heart. It's your experience and your observation.
Mom claimed that I could carry a tune at 2 or 3 years of age. Maybe she was a little prejudiced.
Everything's coming up roses - for me.
My mom is in the navy and my dad works for the army but I never called them...