All women-violinists articles

  • Ida Haendel
    Article

    ‘It’s close to expressing everything about life’

    2019-12-25T17:09:00Z

    Marking the days of the festive season, The Strad presents twelve memorable quotes from the archive. On the first day, Ida Haendel offers advice on interpreting Bach’s Chaconne

  • Isolde_Menges
    Focus

    Who were the early female violinists?

    2014-03-07T00:00:00Z

    Women soloists have long struggled against prejudice and indifference in the male-dominated musical establishment. But, as Tully Potter explains, The Strad has taken an enlightened approach to the sexes throughout its history