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An intense seven-year period of study at the Moscow Conservatoire was hugely influential
A free selection of the best cello content from The Strad’s extensive archive, in association with the Piatigorsky International Cello Festival. Read articles on great cellists of the past and fascinating instruments - plus explore masterclasses by today’s leading performers.
Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter on her Beethoven deep immersion during the 250th anniversary year, and collaborating with film composer John Williams. Also, Augustin Hadelich concludes his Beethoven Concerto masterclass, and we investigate the violins of the Vogtland region of eastern Germany. Plus: The Strad’s Cremona 2020 supplement.
Ma is artistic director of the annual training programme, which takes place in Guangzhou, China