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In order to help you be optimally prepared for your first rehearsals at camp (and for life as a musician!), Monique Mead has created these videos that show you how professionals approach the exciting discovery of music we call ‘practicing.'

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Professional Practice Tips Part One

This is the level of preparation expected from EVERY student at the FIRST rehearsal. 

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Professional Practice Tips Part Two

Connect with the music, learn the score, know the context.

Tino Cardenes

In this video, Tino Cardenes shares some practice tips on technical practicing that he learned at Interlochen this summer.

Nahre sol

VIOLINISTS, please watch this video so that you can participate in writing our own version of the Pachelbel Canon.

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PREVIEW the activities that we have planned for you at the 2019 Strings@NatureBridge camp.