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Beating a Dead Horse

I had a high school student recently do a “crash course” audition preparation.  Though we had been working on it for a few months, the concerto movement was not even close to ready when she first learned of the audition.  It seems she just needed some motivation.  In just 11 days, she pulled the basic technical aspects of the piece …

Lonely? a First Blog Post

Hello, world!  On this little blog, I will sporadically post musings and interesting finds on all things about violin, music, teaching, and such.  Today, I will kick things off by explaining the name of my site. “Lonely?  That sounds sad!” But it isn’t, really. Originally, it was just the file name of an image.  I traced it …