Tag Archives: creativity

Yes/No Questions

As I was suggesting a new exercise the other day, one of the students asked: Why do we need to do it? We know it already. ”I was confused for a moment. Usually I encourage my students to ask questions, … Continue reading

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Yield

In our last lesson, we watched the film Tous les matins du monde (All the mornings in the world) starring Gerard Depardieu and his son Guillaume. The film is about the Viola da Gamba virtuoso Marain Marrais and his relationship … Continue reading

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The Fish, the Frog, the Bird and the Bear

The workshop on Creativities in Practice at the Musiclearninglive conference was one of my favorite events. In this workshop, Pamela Burnard, Anna Houmann and Eva Saether challenged us with questions about our own creativity. It was an experience, an event. … Continue reading

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Open Rehearsal

For those who have enjoyed reading “The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner” and “Pareto“. Here is a short video that summarizes those events.

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A Foggy Thought

A Foggy thought about The Role of the Fog in the Creative Process I was on my way from Logan Airport to New Hampshire. The weather was foggy and driving seemed difficult. Luckily enough I was sitting in the back … Continue reading

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Pareto

← Previous part of this post. Ninety Percent is Less Than Halfway (Chinese Proverb) Right after our open rehearsal with The Jerusalem Conservatory Chamber Orchestra and our guests from College for All, the children had some activity with our students … Continue reading

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The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

“The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner” by Alan Sillitoe Navon Hall was packed last night. The Jerusalem Conservatory Chamber Orchestra was hosting a group of young people who came with their parents to attend an open rehearsal. This activity … Continue reading

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