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Musical Briefing: Talent and Genetics

Hardly a month goes by without the discovery of a new musical prodigy of Mozartian gifts. Do they deserve credit for their talent – or are they just coasting on lucky genes? Continue reading Get unlimited digital access from $3 per month Subscribe Already a subscriber? Log in

October 19, 2012
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Musical Briefing: RSI (Repetitive Strain Injury)

Musicians are often told “practice makes perfect”, but the strain of playing for many hours a day can lead to constant pain – and even the end of a career. Continue reading Get unlimited digital access from $3 per month Subscribe Already a subscriber? Log in

October 19, 2012
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Musical Briefing: Ageing Audiences

For years now, the word on the street has been that the increasing age of concertgoers means classical music is doomed. But what do the statistics tell us? Continue reading Get unlimited digital access from $3 per month Subscribe Already a subscriber? Log in

October 19, 2012