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How should string teachers approach an advanced adult pupil?

2022-05-23T07:59:00+01:00

Understanding the physique and psyche of a new adult pupil should not be taken lightly, writes Pauline Harding

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Opinion: The Wisdom of Yoda

2022-05-04T08:40:00+01:00

In the Star Wars universe, Jedi Master Yoda is the ultimate teacher – and his insights can be applied just as readily to string playing as to learning the ways of the Force, writes cellist Brian Hodges

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Inside October's magazine

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Dutch double bassist Rick Stotijn tells Pauline Harding his views on everything from his new masterclass series to the role of technology in string playing.

Alex Kanzian examines the distinguishing features of the Viennese Double Bass in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Aaron McGregor gives a potted history of Scottish Fiddle Dance Music.

Violinist Rachel Barton Pine shares with Harry White her project to record Florence Price’s Violin Concerto no.2 in this month's Session Report.

Some of today’s leading soloists tell Charlotte Gardner how musicians can develop their own sound to stand out at a time when so much playing seems to sound the same.

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