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Premiere of the Month: Amabile Quartet rehearse new work


Ahead of their performance at Tokyo’s Hakuju Hall, the Amabile Quartet rehearse Dai Fujikura’s ‘Aquarius’

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Premiere of the month: Shifting shapes


The Amabile Quartet play Dai Fujikura’s tactile textures and flowing forms

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Crossover superstar David Garrett discusses his career so far, and we examine the legacy of bow maker Ludwig Bausch. Leading string players talk about their chamber collaborations with pianists, and we learn the ins and out of gut string making. Plus, a Haydn Masterclass with the Chiaroscuro Quartet.


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David Garrett: ‘Even if you’re arranging Metallica or Iron Maiden, there needs to be a sense of classical culture’


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