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  • The Magic of Serendipity
    Tony Woodcock - Sep 29, 2015

    My wife and I were recently in Amsterdam revisiting the major art museums and enjoying that wonderful freedom which makes this city so extraordinary. The weather had been really hot, and on this particular day, the heat had joined forces with a great tumult of humidity.

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  • Hartford Symphony Update
    Ann Drinan - Sep 21, 2015
    HSO Rally

    I’m pleased to report that I plan to attend our first rehearsal next Saturday morning, September 26th, and expect to receive a paycheck in early October. The Hartford Symphony musicians had a rally on the steps of the state capitol in Hartford at noon on September 9th. AFM representatives from New England and New York locals

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  • How to Get Over Performance Anxiety
    ThatViolaKid - Jul 21, 2015
    drew forde

    Do YOU battle with Performance Anxiety? Do YOU wish you could perform better under pressure??? Well, I might be able to help you out! Truth is, the secret IS mind over matter! Check out the video to see what I mean!

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  • Is Classical Music Dying??
    ThatViolaKid - Jun 4, 2015
    Is Classical Music Dying??

    Hey guys! TVK here! Have you ever been asked if Classical Music is dying? I certainly have; the question ranks a close second to “What the heck is a viola??” Well, IS Classical Music dying? In my humble opinion, I don’t think it is. I think that the decline in interest with mainstream culture is

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  • Updates from the Real World: Lessons Learned from Year One
    Zachary Preucil - May 28, 2015

    Well, folks, I’ve done it! As of Monday, May 18th, I’ve survived one whole year in the “real world.” It’s been a whirlwind twelve months, filled with new opportunities, experiences, and perspectives, and so in light of this anniversary, I’d like to take the opportunity to share some of the many insights I’ve gained along

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