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    Focus

    From the Archive: conducting tips for players

    2015-03-12T00:00:00Z

    In The Strad’s March 1930 issue, G.W. Johnstone gave tips for players thinking of taking up the conductor’s baton – drawn from years of witnessing less-than-exceptional conducting as an orchestral musician

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    Blogs

    Finding your perfect stringed instrument

    2015-02-26T00:00:00Z

    Jean-Jacques Rampal of Vatelot–Rampal Luthiers, Paris, tells Pauline Harding about the challenges of matching musicians with their ideal musical partners