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The Royal Northern College of Music unveils 50-year anniversary plans

2022-09-28T14:09:00+01:00

Over seven months of celebrations, the Royal Northern College of Music will raise money for its future musicians by showcasing its past

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Four string appointments announced in Cleveland Institute of Music mass intake

2022-09-28T10:46:00+01:00

The appointments including players from the Cleveland Symphony Orchestra will begin officially in the 2022/23 academic year

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The Hallé announces first new concertmaster in 25 years

2022-09-28T09:26:00+01:00

Violinist Roberto Ruisi has been announced as the new leader of the Hallé orchestra

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Queensland Symphony Orchestra concertmaster to leave after 22 years

2022-09-27T14:05:00+01:00

Violinist Warwick Adeney will leave following his final concert with the orchestra in February 2023

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17-year-old wins first prize at the Fritz Kreisler International Violin Competition

2022-09-26T14:38:00+01:00

Violinist Guido Felipe Sant’Anna from Brazil wins the €20,000 prize and concert and recording opportunities

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Isidore Quartet signs with David Rowe Artists

2022-09-25T08:24:00+01:00

The recent winners of the Banff International String Quartet Competition begin a new chapter in its career

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Sirena Huang wins 11th International Violin Competition of Indianapolis

2022-09-25T06:28:00+01:00

The 28-year-old US violinist won the gold medal, a cash prize of $75,000 and future concert and recording engagements

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Continuo Foundation awards £100,000 to 24 period-instrument ensembles

2022-09-23T12:23:00+01:00

The funds will help period-instrument musicians bring more live music to communities in the UK

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Finalists announced at Fritz Kreisler Violin Competition

2022-09-23T08:02:00+01:00

Six young violinists will have the chance to compete for the top prize of €20,000

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Toronto Symphony Orchestra announces five new string appointments

2022-09-22T06:09:00+01:00

Ahead of its centenary, the orchestra has appointed a new principal violist and expanded the cello section by a third

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Dutch double bassist Rick Stotijn tells Pauline Harding his views on everything from his new masterclass series to the role of technology in string playing.

Alex Kanzian examines the distinguishing features of the Viennese Double Bass in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Aaron McGregor gives a potted history of Scottish Fiddle Dance Music.

Violinist Rachel Barton Pine shares with Harry White her project to record Florence Price’s Violin Concerto no.2 in this month's Session Report.

Some of today’s leading soloists tell Charlotte Gardner how musicians can develop their own sound to stand out at a time when so much playing seems to sound the same.

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