All pedagogue articles

  • steve (1)
    Focus

    Teaching lutherie the Red Wing way

    2018-08-29T13:56:00Z

    Instrument repair requires great attention to detail, knowledge and patience – and teaching new students is no different. Here lutherie pedagogue Steve Rossow  gives some tips acquired from his years of tutoring at Minnesota State College Southeast

  • Maya_Glaz
    Focus

    Violin professor Maya Glezarova turns 90: former students pay tribute

    2014-12-10T00:00:00Z

    Mikhail Kopelman, Dmitry Sitkovetsky and Liana Gourdjia recall their studies with the doyenne of the Russian School of violin playing

  • Leila Josefowicz
    Article

    Celebrity violins to go under the hammer this month

    2013-10-08T00:00:00Z

    Instruments owned by violinist Leila Josefowicz and renowned violin pedagogue Dorothy DeLay are set to be auctioned this month. DeLay's 1778 Guadagnini features in Tarisio's New York sale, which ends on 17 October. DeLay, who died in 2002 at the age of 84, purchased the violin in 1969 from Rembert ...

  • Grillo
    Article

    Fernando Grillo (1946–2013)

    2013-08-07T00:00:00Z

    Fernando Grillo, the Italian double bassist, composer and teacher, has died at the age of 67. Closely associated with Italy’s avant-garde movement, he experimented with new forms of sound production and collaborated with composers including Salvatore Sciarrino, Harrison Birtwistle, Iannis Xenakis and Luciano Berio. Karlheinz Stockhausen once dubbed Grillo ‘the ...

  • OpinionAug13
    Debate

    Sources of inspiration

    2013-07-24T00:00:00Z

    If players and teachers were less cagey about where they discovered their ideas, Philippa Bunting argues, it would be more interesting for audiences and more valuable for their peers