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12 Items Needed for Cello Lessons and Study
June 21, 2018

Items Needed for Cello Lessons The cello is a beautiful instrument, and learning to play the cello opens up the doors…

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Choosing the right Repertoire to Study for Cello
February 18, 2013

Choosing the right repertoire to study for cello is extremely important in the development of a cellist’s technique and musicianship. The…

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Choosing the best Cello for You
January 23, 2013

Going through the task of choosing the best cello that fits your budget can seem quite daunting, especially given what can…

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Understanding the Masters of Cello Playing
January 16, 2013

In an effort to widen our perspective of the technique of cello playing, I thought it would be a good time…

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Vibrato and Cello Playing
January 7, 2013

Vibrato and cello playing is a technical aspect that comes with some debate, both in terms of execution and musicality. There’s…

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The Process of Learning and Improving in Cello Playing
January 2, 2013

As a break from the technical side of cello playing (check out my previous blog, Intonation and Cello Playing) and as…

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Intonation and Cello Playing
December 27, 2012

In my continued series of blogs on the technique of cello playing, the topic of intonation was only briefly touched upon…

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The Importance of Balance in Cello Playing
December 21, 2012

In my series of blogs on the technical aspects of cello playing, I have been focusing on various parts of the…

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How to use the Left Hand in Cello Playing
November 26, 2012

In my previous blog, How to use the right arm in cello playing, I talked about a few aspects of the…

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How to use the right arm in cello playing
November 12, 2012

Very often in your cello lessons, much time will be spent on the only aspect of cello playing that allows you…

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Muscular tension and the three types of neural tissue.
June 7, 2011

It might not seem so at the moment, but understanding this material is going to make you a much faster learner,…

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