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    Midori plays the Bach Chaconne at Castle Köthen

    2017-10-06T13:30:00Z

    Midori plays the Chaconne from Bach’s Partita no.2 in D minor, BWV 1004, at the Castle of Köthen, where Bach wrote the Sonatas and Partitas during the time he served as Kapellmeister (1717-1723). Midori plays on the 1734 Guarneri ‘del Gesù’ ‘Huberman’. Read The Strad’s 7 ways to play perfect

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    Midori to join Curtis Institute of Music violin faculty in 2018

    2017-06-27T00:00:00Z

    The violinist, who has taught at the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music for 14 years, will join the Curtis Institute full-time from the 2018-2019 academic year

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    'Sometimes my violin gets grouchy,' says Midori

    2016-09-13T00:00:00Z

    It's very, very capricious; it's very temperamental; it gets grouchy' Midori speaks about her relationship with her 1734 Guarneri del Gesù and about her belief that the instrument is 'a living being' for

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    Violinist Midori performs Brahms Violin Concerto

    2016-06-30T00:00:00Z

    Midori performs Brahms's Violin Concerto with the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Zubin Mehta on 13 February 2013. Antje Weithaas continues The Strad’s marked-up sheet music series in association with Henl

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    Violinist Midori on practising

    2016-02-15T00:00:00Z

    The build up of skills is very exciting and motivating...' Violinist Midori speaks about practising for Classical Chops Watch:

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    Violinist Midori on coping with stage fright

    2015-12-17T00:00:00Z

    I think it's more practical to learn to play under pressure than to take away the pressure' Violinist Midori speaks about dealing with performance nerves for

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    Violinist Midori cancels US Korngold performance

    2015-11-19T00:00:00Z

    The musician, who has pulled out of a number of concerts this year, was due to perform on Saturday

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    Midori Goto

    Born in Japan, Midori Goto began her studies with her mother - also a concert violinist - at the age of three and made her debut in Osaka, Japan, four years later. At the age of nine she played at the Aspen Musical Festival, before enrolling a