Violin Hacks

By Neige DeAngelis I play the violin and have played for most of my life. I play the solo violin, but I’ve also played in a lot of youth orchestras. Sometimes playing in an orchestra, whether it’s a youth orchestra or school orchestra, can be difficult, so I’ve come up with a list of a…

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Cultural Appropriation vs. Cultural Appreciation and Fun (and appropriate) Halloween Costumes

by Emily Wilson and Neige DeAngelis Culture Appropriation vs. Appreciation As Halloween draws closer, we are constantly trying to come up with amazing costume ideas. It is our chance to be recognized for wearing something cool and crazy. However, as more pop-up Halloween stores are appearing, the issue of cultural appropriation is once again at…

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