Monthly Archives: September 2014


Sistema Scotland ‘Big Sister’ Nicola Benedetti meets our Pizzicato Effect students


Coinciding with her visit to perform Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with Diego Matheuz and the Orchestra in early September, Scottish-born superstar violinist Nicola Benedetti visited Meadows Primary to give an afternoon instrumental workshop with the young musicians in the MSO’s Pizzicato Effect program. After the workshop, students were given the chance to witness Benedetti rehearse with […]

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Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti brings brilliance to Beethoven, MSO and next generation.


When Alexander the Great reached the greatest point of his empire, he reportedly wept because there were no new worlds to conquer. Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti might be forgiven for feeling the same after becoming the first classical musician in two decades to break into the UK top 20 pop chart last month. Just turned […]

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