Category Archives: Stringed Instruments

The social politics of picking the right instrument for your child.

I’ve played the cello in a couple of orchestras in my time – one was the school orchestra (very boring, nobody could really play so it was all a bit hopeless) and The Ealing Junior Music School Orchestra (much more … Continue reading

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The Suzuki 100 Day Practice Challenge – 93 days to go!

We made it through the first week of the 100 Day Practice Challenge. There weren’t any tanrums which is encouraging, and I only had to use Jelly Tot bribery on one occasion. Only 13 more weeks to go!  

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