‘One of the Oldest Violas Around’: Teng Li Has Found a Musical Guide in her Zanetto, Despite its Dimensions

By Laurence Vittes | From the September-October 2020 issue of Strings magazine When Chinese-Canadian violist Teng Li was named principal of the Los Angeles Philharmonic in 2018, after 14 years as principal in Toronto, she was offered the opportunity to play an ancient viola by Peregrino di¬†Zanetto. She leapt at the chance.¬† Her post yielded … Continue reading ‘One of the Oldest Violas Around’: Teng Li Has Found a Musical Guide in her Zanetto, Despite its Dimensions