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An Interview With a Music Teacher

An Interview With a Music Teacher

We though it would be fun to interview a music teacher to see what teaching has been like since the shift to remote learning. The following is an interview with Ms. Bonnie Foti who teaches music in the Commack School...

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Should I have An Instrument Before I Meet My Teacher?

Should I Have An Instrument Before I Meet My Teacher?

You do not need an instrument in-hand before meeting your teacher. In most cases, especially for first-time students, your teacher will want to assist in finding the right instrument for you. This is especially true when renting an instrument, as your teacher may have preferences as to the shop you rent from. Many times, your teacher will have long standing relationships with Luthiers or Music Shops.
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Honoring The Life of Musician and Friend Olga Zilboorg

Last week Director of the LIVS, Charles Rufino, attended a memorial service for musician and friend Olga Zilboorg. Ms. Zilboorg passed away at age 83. She was a cellist primarily and taught music for more than 50 years. Born and...

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