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Ask Alice, with Alice McVeigh

On intonation in cello sections,
with Classical Music Agony aunt ALICE McVEIGH

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? 'Hi Alice,

Just read your post about grades and I agree -- they aren't the be all and end all. I've come late to the cello (started playing at twenty-two) and decided not to sit grades as I didn't see the need for a piece of paper to validate my learning and enjoyment of the cello...

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