Location: Baltimore, United States
Dates: late 19th century
Author: John Dilworth
HECK, August late 19th century Baltimore, Maryland & Chicago, Illinois USA. Personal and Stradivari models. Low hollow arch. Fine workmanship. Good orange-red oil varnish. [Wenberg]
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In teaching, performances and masterclasses, the great violinist championed the unjustly neglected music of Mieczyslaw Weinberg at the revered German string academy Crack! The second violin’s chin rest breaks at the most exciting point of Weinberg’s challenging Sonata for two violins. The young player smiles shyly, and before carrying on with his ‘rest-less’ and certainly less...
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