The ViolinSchool Blog

Check out this brand new video from Christian Howes about how to play Bossa and Samba on the violin! Christian is coming to London on Tuesday 30th and Wednesday 31st January to work with ViolinSchool Learners on Improvisation, Contemporary Styles, Harmony...

Tea for Three, and Three for Tea! A lovely waltzing melody in A major, with some rather delicious ‘C naturals’ thrown in. Also goes well with lots of biscuits! Click here to download Tea for Three from the ViolinSchool Library!...

If you're in a happy mood, skip this blog post! But if you're in need of some time and space to wallow, reflect, and find solace, then click the play button below. This hauntingly beautiful piece of music by ViolinSchool's David Worswick deep-delves into a richly...

In this fascinating new video from Wired magazine, pianist Jacob Collier explains the concept of harmony to musicians of 5 different ages / experience levels: The thing is, a deep instinctive (and analytical) understanding of harmony can be an extraordinary tool for realising the emotions you...