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    Violinist Ray Chen has his bow rehaired

    2014-10-15T00:00:00Z

    Queen Elisabeth and Menuhin Competitions winner Ray Chen visits The Violin Studio in Brisbane to have his bow rehaired and tries out various instruments.Subscribe to The Strad or

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    7 things to remember when buying a bow

    2014-05-26T00:00:00Z

    Bows for so long seen as mere accessories, are increasingly attracting serious investors, writes Femke Colborne

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    US bow maker William Salchow dies aged 88

    2014-05-12T00:00:00Z

    The New York-based craftsman had a 50-year career and was a formative influence on the next generation of makers

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    Ask the Experts: how to look after your bow

    2014-02-10T00:00:00Z

    Strad readers submit their problems and queries about string playing, teaching or making to a panel of experts

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    Embrace the difference

    2013-06-30T00:00:00Z

    Luthiers often have more experience than players of Baroque instruments and bows. So, says US bow maker David Hawthorne, they should be fearless in producing authentic equipment to enlighten and inform

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    Double blow for cellist

    2013-02-27T00:00:00Z

    Airport security check that resulted in broken bow also damaged Alban Gerhardt's cello

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    Bow maker Benoît Rolland receives $500k MacArthur grant

    2012-10-01T00:00:00Z

    The French bow maker Benoît Rolland has been named one of 23 recipients of this year's MacArthur Fellowship, a $500,000 no-strings-attached 'genius grant' from the MacArthur Foundation. Rolland trained as a violinist before studying bow making in Mirecourt with Bernard Ouchard. After working