Ruth Seodi has been teaching all age groups for fifteen years. She studied the violin under Herbert Whone and went on to study at the National Centre for Orchestral Studies at Goldsmith's University, London. Her research into various practice techniques has encouraged her to write this book for those wanting to learn an instrument later in life. She runs music workshops in Hertfordshire where she lives with her two children. As a qualified life coach she has combined her skills in this book, taking you on a refreshing journey into the world of music making.