US violinist and Suzuki teacher Louise Behrend dies

Louise Behrend, a leading Suzuki method pioneer in the US, has died at the age of 94. Behrend studied violin with Louis Persinger at Juilliard, and began teaching there immediately after gaining her graduate diploma in 1943. She remained on the Juilliard School faculty until her ...

You are moments away from reading great content from The Strad

Register for FREE or Sign in to continue reading this article

Strad product montage

By registering you get:

  • Selected articles from the current issue of The Strad every month
  • Access to our ever-growing archive of features from past issues of The Strad
  • Our weekly e-newsletters with news, views and videos from the string world
  • To be part of the discussion by commenting on articles 
  • The latest exclusive offers from The Strad