Day in the Life:
In continuing our #StayHomeWorld campaign, this week we are featuring Finlay Mowat, a third-year music student in Edinburgh, Scotland, specializing in recording, sound engineering, and drumming. Finlay has lived in many different cities during his life; he is originally from Scotland and moved to Edinburgh after living in Bangkok, Thailand. He wants to pursue a lifelong career in music and is aiming to explore the many avenues within the music industry. In his free time, he loves making new songs and remixes!
What’s your personal motto?
Don’t force or overthink stuff
What’s your favorite vegetable?
What’s your favorite exercise?
Big Walks (just taken up running lol)
What’s your favorite way to center?
Go to the cinema
What’s your favorite YouTube video?
What’s your favorite daily habit?
Making my own music
Finlay Mowat’s daily routine:
- 9AM – Wake up
- 9:30AM – Run/ workout
- 10:30AM – Shower
- 11:00AM – Breakfast
- 11:30AM – Start work
- 1:30PM – Lunch
- 2:00PM – Make music
- 5:00PM – PS4 with brother/friends
- 6:30PM – Dinner
- 7:30PM – Make some more music
- 9:00PM – Watch a movie and go to bed
From Live Audiences to Bedroom Performances
Due to the stay-at-home order, Finlay is no longer able to perform at music gigs and DJ at special events. Despite this setback, he is using his free time to further his music production skills, by practicing drumming, playing the piano, and remixing music from his bedroom. This is the perfect time for Finlay to master his skills that he is already passionate about and immerse himself in the music-making process. Just a few days ago Finlay came out with another new remix! You can check it out here:
If you liked this article, you’ll also love:
Owaves 101 is a blog series showcasing tips for work-life balance from fitness experts and successful professionals. Olympians, Ironmen, inspiring yoga teachers, physicians, and clinical dietitians, among others collaborate and share ideas in a common mission of leading healthier, fuller and more balanced lives.
Learn how uber athletes and hard-working professionals manage work-life balance and plan their days. Gain insight and tips on how to elevate your “O”. To get involved, email: firstname.lastname@example.org and to follow our Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and Twitter feeds.
Owaves is the World’s First Wellness Planner! Plan meals, sleep and exercise into your day. This day planner for health is FREE for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch: Download NOW!