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With the 1714 ‘Joachim-Ma’ Strad in tow, violinist Alexi Kenney stopped by the Strings studio to perform Baroque-era music.


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The recent Avery Fisher Award Career Grant winner owns a Greiner violin at home, but was loaned the Joachim-Ma by the New England Conservatory. Kenney performed Nicola Matteis’ ‘Fantasia in C minor,’ and Johann Paul von Westhoff’s ‘Suite No. 2 in A major.’