• Mystery_10_4_151

    From the Archive: a violin by J.B. Guadagnini, Parma 1769


    This illustration of a violin by J.B. Guadagnini was published in The Strad, November 1938. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: This instrument was made in the year prior to J.B. Guadagnini’s removal from Parma to Turin. His stay in Parma lasted for ten years ...

  • FiveGreatViolins

    Moscow Camerata Chamber Orchestra presents 'Five Great Violins'


    The Moscow Camerata Chamber Orchestra, led by violinist and artistic director Dmitri Kogan, presents ' Five Great Violins ', a programme of popular classics at London’s Barbican Centre on 30 March 2015. The solos are played on five instruments by the great masters: Nicolò Amati, Antonio Stradivarius, Giuseppe ...