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Summer is for...relaxing and getting rusty?!

Every summer, I make the solemn pledge to myself that this summer I will take on practicing a different Paganini Caprice every week or challenge myself to an etude a day.   734 more words

Boot Camp

The Joy of Scales: 7 Reasons All Students Should Practice Scales

I have a confession to make: I love scales! There is nothing I like better than starting the day off right with a cup of coffee and some slow, mindful scale practice. 484 more words

Teaching

Midsummer Madness - Love in Idleness

For the summer solstice and the upcoming traditional magical Midsummer Night’s Eve, we have the flower “Love in Idleness” (Viola tricolor), for the Eve of St. 300 more words

Where

They’d read fine lined movements,
They’d hear thoughtless pitches,
They’d dissect words and phrases,
While I desperately tried
To keep them hidden,
While freed exposures… 44 more words

Love

Enfield Chamber Orchestra

17th June 2017
Enfield Chamber Orchestra
Martin Smith Conducting
Enfield Baptist Church

  • Beethoven
    Overture to Prometheus Op.43
  • Bach
    Brandenburg Concerto No.4
    Soloists: Sarah Colley (violin), Jane McNeill and Adrienne Wilson (recorders)
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Concerts

Viola -WIP

So I figured out yet another piece, without really going through some preliminary sketches first. I’m on kind of a roll. Anyway, as the title shows. 70 more words

Art

Viola - WIP

So if you follow my youtube, you’ll remember a month back I posted 1/2 of a video. This is really an update to say i am still working on this, it’s just been put on a backburner, since It was my first time in a long while trying something that resembles realism. 44 more words

Art