All Clayton-Haslop articles

  • Clayton Haslop
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    How I went about relearning to play the violin with two fingers

    2021-01-22T11:00:00Z

    Despite losing the function of the third and fourth fingers of his left hand through focal dystonia and a shoulder injury, violinist Clayton Haslop was determined to continue playing. Here he shares his story

  • Clayton Haslop
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    Why I had to relearn to play the violin with two fingers

    2020-12-21T12:28:00Z

    Despite losing the function of the third and fourth fingers of his left hand through focal dystonia and a shoulder injury, violinist Clayton Haslop was determined to continue playing. Here he shares his story

  • Clayton Haslop
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    Two fingered violinist plays Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto

    2020-06-29T09:43:00Z

    A student of violinist Nathan Milstein, Clayton Haslop was concertmaster in the recording studios of Los Angeles for composers including James Horner and Michael Giacchino. His violin solos can be heard in films including Ratatouille and Up . But Haslop also struggled with Focal Dystonia, leaving him with ...