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...

Dispatch from Mayfair

The Amati Exhibition proved to be a posh presentation By Inge Kjemtrup It was a lavish affair, held October 26 and 27 at the regal Lansdowne Club i... Read More...
Nils Bultmann

Taking Liberties

Nils Bultmann’s viola duets evoke the spirit of improv By Louise Lee Composer Nils Bultmann has created works for string quartet, solo viola, and s... Read More...
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String Theory

Ever wonder how firms develop the latest strings? In 2004, Strings enlisted James Keough to find out Everyone in the stringed-instrument field agrees on one th... Read More...

Now Hear This!

A new generation of cellists is pushing the boundaries as singer-songwriters By Miranda Wilson  “There’s always been a place for the cello in pop music,... Read More...

Lap of Luxury

Black German velvet? Custom inlay or gold fittings? Tough enough to survive a car crash? Buying an instrument case—when money is no object By Erin Shrader ... Read More...