Finding One Beautiful Note: Developing Musicality à la Phyllis Young

Phyllis Young’s playful, imaginative and pedagogically sound method of teaching strings was unique. Her approach to guiding the successful musical development of her students incorporated the study of a sequential core curriculum. Former students of Mrs. Young will explore the repertoire and pedagogical purposes associated with a number of these musical works, all of which served as the core repertoire used both in her ‘cello studio and at her string workshops around the world.