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  • juilliard tianjin
    Article

    The Juilliard School reveals designs for its new Tianjin Juilliard School in China

    2017-06-15T00:00:00Z

    The Juilliard School has unveiled the preliminary designs for its new Tianjin Juilliard School, due to open in China in 2019. Construction of the facility will be overseen by Diller Scofidio + Renfro, the same firm that was responsible for the 2009 renovations of Juilliard's New York City campus and ...

  • nicolo gagliano
    Article

    From the Archive: a violin by Nicolo Gagliano of Naples, 1775

    2017-06-12T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Nicolo Gagliano of Naples was published in The Strad, June 1987. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photograph: Sotheby's mammoth sale on April 30 mustered 564 lots. The attendance strained the resources of the Conduit Street Gallery, with foreign ...

  • guarneri del Gesù
    Article

    From the Archive: 1733 Guarneri 'del Gesù' violin, 'ex Kreisler'

    2017-06-05T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Guarneri 'del Gesù' was published in The Strad, January 1987. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: The instrument most closely associated with Fritz Kreisler is the 1733 Guarneri ' del Gesù' now owned by ...

  • alessandro gagliano
    Article

    From the Archive: a violin by Alessandro Gagliano, 'Rotondo', 1710

    2017-05-29T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Alessandro Gagliano was published in The Strad, May 1987. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: Alessandro Gagliano worked in Naples from about 1700 to 1735. He is the first recorded Neapolitan violin maker, his work is relatively rare and ...

  • carlo bergonzi
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    From the Archive: a violin by Carlo Bergonzi, 'ex Kreisler'

    2017-05-22T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Carlo Bergonzi was published in The Strad, January 1987. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: Hill's record of this Carlo Bergonzi violin places it first in the collection of Count Cozio di Salabue, the first great violin collector and ...

  • j.b. vuillaume
    Article

    From the Archive: a violin by J.B. Vuillaume, 'ex-Kreisler', 1845

    2017-05-15T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of an 1845 violin by J.B. Vuillaume was published in The Strad, January 1987. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: In 1925 Kreisler purchased from Hill's a copy of a ' del Gesù' made by J.B. Vuillaume circa 1845. Although the least 'distinguished' ...

  • 5_5_17
    Article

    From the Archive: a violin by Daniel Parker

    2017-05-09T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Daniel Parker was published in The Strad, December 1986. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:Although most writers on the violin have taken Daniel Parker to heart, waxing euphoric about this most individual of makers, he has remained an enigma, ...

  • Aranyi Stradivarius violin
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    From the Archive: the 'Aranyi' Stradivarius violin, 1667

    2017-05-01T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of the 1667 'Aranyi' Stradivarius violin was published in The Strad, November 1986

  • montagnana cello
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    From the Archive: a 1739 cello by Domenico Montagnana

    2017-04-24T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a cello by Domenico Montagnana was published in The Strad, October 1986. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: Stephen Kates is the proud owner of a magnificent Montagnana cello whose tone is as beautiful as its appearance. The fascinating story ...

  • José Contreras
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    From the Archive: a violin by José Contreras

    2017-04-17T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by José Contreras was published in The Strad, September 1986. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: José Contreras, a contemporary of Stradivari, is undoubtedly the premiere name in Spanish violin making. The instrument we have illustrated is a ...