Rachel Barton Pine

Do string players who refuse to embrace popular music face extinction?

2018-09-25T15:50:00+01:00

String players must embrace the vernacular of today’s popular music or risk being consigned to a bygone era, writes electric violinist Tracy Silverman

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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

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