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From My Room Orchestra: Philip Glass’s Company


Following their recording of Pachelbel’s Canon, From My Room Orchestra, an ensemble of Trinity Laban students, have turned their hand to Philip Glass’ quartet ‘Company’. This time they’re joined by contemporary music experts The Smith Quartet, and dancers from the conservatoire’s Faculty of Dance to create an artistic responses to ...

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The Strad August 2020 issue


Brett Yang and Eddy Chen of YouTube comedy duo TwoSet Violin speak about graduating from viral videos to sold-out stage shows, while Metropolitan Orchestra concertmaster Benjamin Bowman discusses finding the perfect bow. We also look at the benefits of joining a lutherie collective and delve into the history of violin making in Mexico. Plus, there’s an examination of the teaching methods of D.C. Dounis.


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