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    Elbphilharmonie concert venue opens in Hamburg

    2017-01-12T00:00:00Z

    Last night marked the official opening of the Elbphilharmonie Hamburg. Guests, including German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel, attended a concert in the Grand Hall performed by the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra and choir of the Bayerischer Rundfunk under cond

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    From the Archive: the 'Pierre Rode' Stradivarius violin, 1715

    2017-01-10T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of the 'Pierre Rode' Stradivarius violin was published in The Strad, April 1985. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:The violin shown on this month's front cover is the 'Pierre Rode' Strad, made in

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    From the Archive: a violin by Jakob Stainer, 1672

    2017-01-02T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Jakob Stainer was published in The Strad, March 1985. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:It is difficult to separate much of the fact and fiction surrounding Jakob Stainer and both have

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    From the Archive: a viola by Joseph Hill, 1770

    2016-12-26T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a viola by Joseph Hill was published in The Strad, March 1985. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:At the Philips January event, the limelight was on violas. A fine Joseph Hill of London 1770 15 7/8

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    From the Archive: a violin by Antonio Mariani, Pesaro, 166-

    2016-12-12T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Antonio Mariani was published in The Strad, March 1985. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:The Mariani family - Ludovico, Fabio and Brandini - were noted for their Brescian appearance, so t

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    From the Archive: a viola by Carl G. Becker and Carl F. Becker, 1952

    2016-12-05T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a viola by 'Carl Becker and Son' was published in The Strad, November1984. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:Carl F. B

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    From the Archive: a violin by Michael Platner, Rome, 1728

    2016-11-28T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a violin by Michael Platner was published in The Strad, June1984. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:Michael Platner of Rome is an important violin maker whose work is recognised and sought after, ye

  • Stradivarius
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    From the Archive: the 'Bucher' Stradivarius violin, 1683

    2016-11-07T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of the Stradivarius 'Bucher' violin was published in The Strad, April1984. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:The violin illustrated is the 'Bucher' of 1683. Stradivari was a mere stripling of

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    From the Archive: a violin by Augusto Pollastri, Bologna, 1908

    2016-10-31T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of a 1908 violin by Augusto Pollastri was published in The Strad, January 1984. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:Modern Bolognese violin makers acknowledge Raffaele Fiorini (1823-98) as sole

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    From the Archive: the 'Lady Tennant' Stradivarius violin, 1699

    2016-10-24T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of the 'Lady Tennant' Stradivari was published in The Strad, November 1983. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs:The Hill book on Stradivari reminds us that the 1690 decade coincides with the master's achie