What is on your music stand? What is the first thing you do on the cello every day?

Why do you practice? What drives and motivates you? Anything that helped during the pandemic?

When do you feel the most inspired in the practice room?

How do you stimulate creativity and imagination in the practice room?

In your mind, what is it that makes an effective practice session?

Is there a particular practice method that you swear by?

What are the best ways to prevent injury?

How do you manage lots of repertoire at the same time?

With such a big workload, how do you avoid burnout and maintain balance?

How do you start learning a new piece?

How has your practicing evolved over the years, or even recently?

Is there anything we haven’t discussed that you feel is vital to productive, creative practice sessions?