Monthly Archives: September 2011

Misdiagnosis

How often do we spend precious practice time trying to fix a problem only to discover that we are not making much progress?┬áThe other day I was working on Bach’s great C major fugue for the violin. The very first … Continue reading

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Unfinished Journey

This week I read through Yehudi Menuhin’s autobiography, “Unfinished Journey”. Published in 1976, the book includes Menuhin’s thoughts and inspirations during the first 60 years of his life while he traveled the world as one of the 20th century’s most … Continue reading

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