All Ruth-Waterman articles

  • Concerto

    8 ways to develop musical expression and individuality


    Views on cultivating personal style and engaging your audience from 130 years of The Strad

  • Kirsty Matheson double bassist

    Fermata Festival Gallery


    When the UK went into lockdown in March 2020, and artists across the country found themselves suddenly looking at an empty work diary, many took on other jobs, from delivery driving to brick-laying, to make ends meet. A sizeable number of classical musicians searched for a new outlet for their ...