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Get Out of the Practice Room

There are plenty of networking opportunities for adults looking to play with others

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Behind the Scenes

A peek into the inner-workings of an amateur string quartet

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Liz Carroll
Practice Makes Perfect: When It Comes to Practice, the Tune Is the Thing

Follow your nose—there’s nothing wrong with learning this music your own way, says Irish-American fiddler Liz Carroll

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String 2014 Summer Study Guide
Variety Is the (Musical) Spice of Life!

Time to leave your comfort zone. Ready to change up your summer-study plans this year?

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Practice Your Fundamentals, But Stay Open to New Ideas

The goal of your daily practice routine should be to perform pieces freely 

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Timothy Eddy
Repertoire Should Drive Your Practice

Training the habits and expressive reflexes of the bow arm is key to developing eloquence

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Rebecca Fischer
Establish Artistic Goals in Your Practice

It’s important to play a lot, but be creative and spontaneous in your daily practice regimen

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Lara St John
Be a Better String Player: Questioning

Rule No. 4: Questioning everything is an essential part of expressing yourself musically

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