Stories

Rachel Barton Pine

Pine’s Time

Rachel Barton Pine opens up about tackling Mozart, becoming a confident composer, and being a mom By Whitney Phaneuf Rachel Barton Pine  is living ... Read More...
Janine Jansen

Natural High

Janine Jansen is right at home both on her latest Bach CD and modern concerto premiere By Laurence Vittes As Dutch violinist Janine Jansen’s star h... Read More...
Colin Jacobsen

Knights Watch

A self-described ‘orchestra of friends’ continues to mature as a chamber-music force By Greg Cahill “In a certain sense, when we started out we did... Read More...
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Blurred Lines

Differences between auction houses and buyers blur as auctions gain popularity By Benjamin Hebbert For many watchers of the world of violin dealing... Read More...

A Matter of Balance

How to manage the humidity level of your instrument By Elizabeth Marshall Though musicians are taught to keep a violin, viola, cello, or double bas... Read More...

Why I Play Chamber Music

19 string players talk about their passion for playing in small ensembles Over the years, Strings magazine has interviewed thousands of chamber players. Oftent... Read More...
Daniel Hope

In the Shadow of Giants

Daniel Hope explores the Golden Age of Hollywood strings By Laurence Vittes Violinist Daniel Hope affirms the high quality and prestige of Erich Wolfgang... Read More...

Electric Warrior

How a dorm-room phenom went on tour with Madonna, and got to play on ‘Glee’ By Rory Williams Just as Los Angeles-based electric violinist Jason Yan... Read More...