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Brian Towers
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Is it too late for me to become good at piano?

19 votes

What's your trick to play the exact amount of repeated notes

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My child's violin practice is making us tired, what can we do?

18 votes

Who was listening to Bach's compositions in his lifetime?

15 votes

How long can a professional trumpet player go without practicing before seeing detrimental effects?

12 votes

Possible list of motivations for playing an instrument (by hand)

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How do I increase my speed on guitar?

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What is the best METHOD in acquiring perfect pitch?

10 votes

This metal peg always hurts my collar bone, even though I do use a shoulder rest. What can I do?

8 votes

How to know what string to play on the violin if it does not show it on the sheet?

8 votes

How do orchestras synchronize bow movement?

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Not-quite-beginner beginner alto sax, how to select an instrument?

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How to tell whether the soundpost of a violin needs adjustment?

8 votes

Why tilt a violin bow inward? (I.e., stick towards bridge, not towards scroll)

8 votes

Are these double stops playable on violin?

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Why is a major key called major?

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How to play a diamond note on guitar?

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Is it worthwhile to buy good accessories for a cheap violin

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Can you actually play pizzicato with regular bowed notes ( at the same time )?

7 votes

Software to sync with tempo in violin

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String advice for viola

6 votes

Why are "scales" mentioned less to singers and more to guitar players?

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How to stop unwanted harmonic in violin E-string

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Expectations from a violin teacher towards an adult learner

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What is the relationship between where and how a vibrating string is activated?

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Violin bridge E-string: pad or hardened insert?

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How long does a violin bow technique last?

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Is it a bad idea to learn both violin and viola?

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Notation for a unison double stop

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How do I progress without a cello teacher during COVID lockdowns?