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Is repetitive practice a good or a bad thing?

2019-10-29T16:51:00+00:00

A prolonged, sickening and monotonous repetition of a section of music or the legitimate means of mastering a difficult passage? Joseph O'Doherty weighs up the two sides.

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Are conservatoires preparing young string players for the music world?

2019-09-26T13:00:00+01:00

Violinist and professor Rodney Friend argues that music colleges are admitting too many students in the first place

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