Teacher profiles


Paul Silverthorne: Life Lessons


The principal violist of the London Sinfonietta on the importance of reassessing our musical opinions and the necessity of rethinking music education

Darragh Morgan

How I started teaching students in Mozambique over Zoom


Violinist Darragh Morgan shares his experience of teaching students 8000 miles away

Edgar Meyer cr Michael Wilson

Edgar Meyer on the Prelude from Bach’s Cello Suite no.2


For the American double bassist and composer, what began as a pathway to technical expertise became a lifetime’s voyage of musical exploration. From the November 2015 issue

Mark Messenger

10 tips for a successful conservatoire audition


Mark Messenger, head of strings at the Royal College of Music, reveals what conservatoire audition panels are looking for