Finding your perfect stringed instrument
The Strad March 2015 issue is out now
How to change your strings correctly
The Campanula: a new option for stringed instrument players
Violinist Nikolaj Znaider on the importance of practising basics
7 tips for playing fast passages
Violinist Jascha Heifetz’s first appearance in The Strad, October 1912
Cellist Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi on playing fast passages without tension
How to encourage good parent-teacher relations
Did early string players use continuous vibrato?
Violinist Aaron Rosand on how to succeed in competitions and auditions
Why do so many orchestras lag behind the beat?
Cellist David Finckel's 10 habits of successful musicians