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Nurturing limb-differences in students

2018-08-17T10:19:00+01:00

The benefits of accommodating and encouraging limb-different string students far outweigh the challenges for teachers, says University of North Texas lecturer Elizabeth Chappell

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Joshua Bell: Don't impose bowings and fingerings on your students

2018-07-11T11:06:00+01:00

There is no ‘one size fits all’, argues the American violinist. It is important to discuss why students chose their fingerings and why there may be better alternatives

Gaeylyn Lea 2

Nurturing limb-differences in students

2018-08-17T10:19:00+01:00

The benefits of accommodating and encouraging limb-different string students far outweigh the challenges for teachers, says University of North Texas lecturer Elizabeth Chappell

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Joshua Bell: Don't impose bowings and fingerings on your students

2018-07-11T11:06:00+01:00

There is no ‘one size fits all’, argues the American violinist. It is important to discuss why students chose their fingerings and why there may be better alternatives

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In their focus on technical prowess, conservatoires neglect music theory

2018-03-28T11:00:00+01:00

Instinct isn't enough for true musicality. Instead of simply drilling technique, performers should have a profound an understanding of music theory, argues cellist David Watkin

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