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Violin Podcast

We have conversations with violinists from around the world discussing violin news, practice tips, career advice, and more.

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47 - Robert McDuffie

Jan. 23, 2023

Robert McDuffie is a soloist, educator and entrepreneur who joins us on this week's episode of Violin Podcast. Robert talks about his upcoming collaboration with the Czech National Symphony at Carnegie Hall, his founding of …

46 - Rachael Ridge

Jan. 9, 2023

Rachel Ridge is violinist, music teacher, and mom who knows how hard it is to find time to practice. She helps busy adult violin beginners make consistent progress and find joy in their violin learning.

Guest: Rachael Ridge

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Nov. 25, 2022

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45 - Sirena Huang

Nov. 22, 2022

Indianapolis Competition winner Sirena Huang joins Eric Mrugala on the Violin Podcast to talk about her recent experience in the competition. Sirena also shares her violin tips and how she approaches her practice.

Guest: Sirena Huang

44 - Zlata from Violin Lounge

Oct. 11, 2022

Zlata from Violin Lounge joins Eric Mrugala on the Violin Podcast this week discussing practice tips, entrepreneurial advice, and what students can do today to help them succeed in an evolving music world.

Guest: Zlata

43 - Julia Reddy - Violin Class Podcast

Sept. 26, 2022

Julia Reddy is a violinist and host of the Violin Class Podcast based in Montreal, Canada. We share her story and upbringing with the violin, and how she started her own private studio with adult beginners wanting to learn h…

Guest: Julia Reddy

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How To Save Time In The Practice Room

We’ve all been there, lots of rehearsals, performances, and not enough time to practice. With our musical lives busier than ever, I’d like to…

About the Host

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Eric Mrugala

Host / Producer / CEO

Violin Podcast host Eric Mrugala is a teacher and performer based in Boston, Massachusetts. Eric interviews violinists from around the world discussing various topics such as practice tips, career advice, entrepreneurship, and more. He enjoys sharing his musical knowledge to help people become better violinists.