November 2018

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We examine the legacy of string teacher Paul Rolland and ask whether female luthiers face discrimination in this day and age. James Ehnes gives us his Sentimental Work, and Viktoria Mullova tells of her Life Lessons. Plus a Masterclass with Carolin Widmann.

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In this issue:

  • Paul Rolland: Examining the legacy of a great American violin pedagogue forty years after his death
  • The 1724 ‘Cecil’ Stradivari violin
  • The struggles of female luthiers in a male-dominated business
  • The Colorado-based National Repertory Orchestra at 60
  • Cecilia Zilliacus recording the Brahms concerto
  • William Kroll beyond Banjo and Fiddle
  • Postcards from the International Violin Competition of Indianapolis and the Aspen Music Festival
  • In Focus: A 1588 violin by Antonio Amati
  • Trade Secrets: David Polstein offers a new method for resawing rib stock
  • My Space: Yonkers-based luthier Ron Fletcher
  • Making Matters: John Simmers on using antiquing methods to give an instrument a feeling of warmth
  • Life Lessons: The memories and opinions of Russian violinist Viktoria Mullova
  • Opinion: Artists making MTV-style videos
  • Postcard from Indiana: The International Violin Competition of Indianapolis
  • Postcard from Colorado: Report from the Aspen Music Festival
  • Masterclass: Carolin Widmann discusses Schumann’s Violin Sonata no.2 in D minor
  • Technique: Violin pedagogue Marianne Piketty hands on hints and tips on playing martelé
  • Sentimental Work: James Ehnes on his relationship with Beethoven’s Violin Concerto
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Weight 0.310 kg
Dimensions 21 x 30 x 0.5 cm
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