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cynthia i.
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Hello, just wanted to say, that I am so glad to have found this site! I have always loved music and have played the piano when I was younger. I am 51 now and have always wanted to play the violin, I just love the tones and sounds of a violin. It gives me great encouragement that I am not alone wanting to learn at such a late stage in my life, but this time around I can say, it is just for my joy not for school or someone else's.

 

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Welcome to the forum, cynthia i. :)

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Welcome and have fun.  

 

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Hello, welcome!

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Hi, Cynthia! Welcome to the forum!

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Fiddlerman
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September 1, 2013 - 10:12 pm
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Hey cynthia i.,
I'm also glad you found this site. Like you said, we have plenty of late learners here to help you stay encouraged and motivated.

Look forward to hearing more about your new journey.

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Welcome Cynthia.

Wow, we'll soon need to have a project just for us over 50's.  Lots of us learning now.

 

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cynthia i. > Welcome > stay with it > It will ROCK your world. Don't ever let it go now > It will bring you much joy.

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Welcome cynthia I.

Glad to hear you are doing this just for your own joy - that's got to be the best reason to play! 

Looking forward to hearing more from you!

 

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