In his last SHAR blog post, Christian Howes introduced us to his Creative Strings Academy and the pedagogy that he developed especially for string players. In this new article, Christian shares the lessons of a master.
Prepare to Transform Yourself Into a Total String PlayerFriday, September 07, 2018
Introduction to Creative Strings AcademyMonday, August 20, 2018
For many classical string players, sticking with classical music is enough. In fact, it’s plenty. After all, the repertoire is incredible, and the technique required to play it is both challenging to learn and rewarding to use. But for others, it is…
Interview with Charith Premawardhana, Founder of Classical RevolutionFriday, April 13, 2012
This week I had the privilege of speaking with Charith Premawardhana about Classical Revolution, a national movement which brings live classical music into accessible venues.
Does Classical Music Belong in a Bar?Wednesday, March 21, 2012
One of my favorite bars in Ann Arbor is Old Town Tavern: it's laid-back, unpretentious, and while the food isn't anything to write home about, it's decent bar fare. The drinks are reasonably priced, but not so cheap that you get college students passed…