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Strings Attached

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One tough teacher and the gift of great expectations

"if you're lucky somewhere in your past is the one person who changed your life forever - perhaps it was a coach, a professor or a family friend". 

In the case of the authors Lipman and Kupchynsky that someone was a violin teacher - Jerry Kupchynsky.  Molded in the crucible of World War Two Europe Mr. K brought a demanding, no nonsense approach to his classroom music making and expected nothing short of the best from his students.  Embodying his personal credo  "discipline, self-confidence, resilience"  they  flourished in their school and career challenges.

Strings Attached will resonate with anyone who had the good fortune to have a Mr. K in their life.