March 2019

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We chat to rising British star Sheku Kanneh-Mason and look into the work of Turin luthier Pressenda. Gidon Kremer discusses Polish music and Lynn Harrell gives us his Life Lessons. Plus fingerboards, singing bassists and much more

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In this issue:

  • Sheku Kanneh-Mason: At just 19, following high-profile performances and competitive success, the young British cellist is becoming an important role model
  • Gidon Kremer on Mieczysław Weinberg
  • Works for singing double bassists, a fascinating subgenre
  • Pekka Kuusisto on his work with Greenpeace
  • Life Lessons: American cellist Lynn Harrell
  • Opinion: The musicality of silence
  • Report from the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival
  • Masterclass: Steven Tenenbom on the first two pieces in Schumann’s Märchenbilder
  • Technique: Cellist Hans Jørgen Jensen’s exercises for fast, tension-free playing
  • Sentimental Work: Two traditional Japanese songs evoke memories for Anne Akiko Meyers
  • A survey of Pressenda’s blend of French and Italian influences by Tsutomu Miyasaka
  • Examining the acoustic properties of fingerboards made from different materials
  • In Focus: A violin made in Argentina by the Italian-born luthier Alfredo Del Lungo
  • Trade Secrets: Hayato Nagaishi’s hassle-free and accurate method of neck setting
  • My Space: Swedish luthier Fredrik Nilsson
  • Making Matters: New research into the Corsby family of English instrument makers
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Weight 0.310 kg
Dimensions 21 x 30 x 0.5 cm
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