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News

Cellist protest at British Airways check-in desk

2019-10-12T10:13:00+01:00

Musicians stranded at Basel airport following booking problems give impromptu performance

Alisa Weilerstein Trondheim

Video

Alisa Weilerstein and Trondheim Soloists - 16 October 2019

2019-10-11T15:47:00+01:00

‘When I sit in the orchestra and we do the Schoenberg together it feels like chamber music on a very large scale, and that’s the ideal thing’.

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October

We mark the centenary of Elgar's Cello Concerto with the story of its composition, premiere and leading interpretations. Plus the Kuss Quartet discuss performing Beethoven on the 'Paganini' Strads

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Feature

How to help music students with sightreading

2019-10-02T11:00:00+01:00

If your students only brush up their sightreading at exam time, they're missing out on an important part of music making

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Debate

Play it again: composers can’t survive on premieres alone

2019-10-08T12:45:00+01:00By

A high-profile premiere might help young composers launch their career, but the story shouldn’t end there, says Tom Stewart

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Masterclass: Daniel Müller-Schott on Franck Violin Sonata (Cello Version)

2019-09-17T10:54:00+01:00By

The German cellist looks at the importance of connection, colour and line in the work’s third movement

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Ask the Experts: choosing a new violin tailpiece

2019-10-03T12:00:00+01:00

A violinist asks what he should consider when choosing a new tailpiece – from the material used to the weight and shape

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