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Lawrence Power

Lawrence Power sets up a new video production company


Âme is intended to produce films that explore the boundaries between music and other art forms

Steven Staryk

Steven Staryk on violins and bows as investments


The former concertmaster of the Royal Concertgebouw and Chicago Symphony Orchestra, among other ensembles, shares his thoughts on the value of violins and bows as investments

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Francesca Dego talks about performing on Paganini’s 'Il Cannone' Guarneri 'del Gesù' violin and we explore the growth of violin making in China. There’s a guide to playing Piazzolla’s tango music and Simon Standage completes his Baroque Bach Masterclass. Plus a look at the perils of orchestral playing.


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‘The violin's dressing room was bigger than mine’ - Francesca Dego on playing Paganini’s ‘Il Cannone’


The Italian violinist was granted the rare opportunity to perform and record on the famous 1743 Guarneri ’del Gesù’ in 2019, as she tells Tom Stewart

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