Exciting to see Simon Fischer's new book on show at Frankfurt Musikmesse!
Violin pedagogue Simon Fischer, The Strad's long-serving regular
columnist, has just had his new book, The Violin Lesson,
published. You can buy his other publications, Basics
at The Strad Library
In this article from the October 2010 issue, Christopher Reuning examines a violin by Carlo Bergonzi’s eldest son which has previously been misattributed as a Guarneri ‘del Gesù’ and Lorenzo Guadagnini