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I am currently preparing my first publication and I am nearly ready for the printing process. This will be a violin manual with a bit of a twist and I believe it will be a fun and useful teaching tool for many violin teachers. 167 more words

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Why Learn a Musical Instrument?

Why Learn a Musical Instrument?

We already know how learning a musical instrument can stimulate the brain and help both adults and children alike.

So much is made of the cognitive and developmental aspects of learning an instrument, but there is so much more. 76 more words

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Learning While Having Fun

WRITING FOR MY VIOLIN PUPILS

My violin group which I founded and ran in Italy and which was made up of all the violin pupils that I taught, was a really mixed bunch. 284 more words

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That Liberating Feeling

I started teaching the violin in Crema. I had come from the UK where most of the teaching of musical instruments is centred on the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music. 275 more words

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Artist in Residence

When I started writing my violin books I decided I wanted them to be not only an excellent teaching tool and great fun to play, but something visually pleasing to the eye, something that you want to get out and look at and enjoy owning. 176 more words

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Introducing Myself

I should probably introduce myself.  My name is Phil Holland and I am a violinist/harpist/singer/songwriter/composer. Music has been my life for as long as I can remember. 230 more words

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Writing From My Experience

When I started teaching the violin I was in the North of Italy. I gradually built up a violin school and fiddle orchestra called Divertimento Academy.  137 more words

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