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MT1018_001_Cover A01.inddOctober 2018

Strings focus: Nicola Benedetti discusses her ‘personal priority’ to support music teachers as she takes on the presidency of the European String Teachers Association; BBC Young Musician finalist Maxim Calver talks cellos and debuts; Stringbabies teams up with Victoria College to assess young beginners; the benefits and limitations of online guitar exams; Brighton-based wholesaler Strings and Things; examining ESTA’s string teaching programme; and our pick of the best guitar accessories.

Plus, how to prepare students to deal effectively with performance anxiety; the National Schools Symphony Orchestra prepares for its 25th anniversary season; Surrey Arts pioneers digital distance learning; Pro Corda at 50; and Jubilee Opera’s Michelle Kelly.

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