‘Performing the same piece over and over will be the death of classical music’ – violinist Johannes Pramsohler


Following the release of The Berlin Album, the latest in Ensemble Diderot’s ‘cities’ recording series, the period group’s founder and violinist Johannes Pramsohler speaks to Pwyll ap Siôn about why these works deserve greater recognition

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The Strad October 2020 issue


The Strad’s October issue features Japanese-American violinist Midori, who speaks about performing contemporary music, recording Beethoven and dedicating herself to social causes. We also talk to Italian luthiers about adjusting to working in the time of Covid-19 and examine the rise of the viola in Georgian Britain. Plus, the Life Lessons of violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja.


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