A visit to Dia Beacon (August 2012) has reignited by enthusiasm for this piece, and the horror of performing it. At the performance below in Mexico city, the audience was so horrified, that they remained in stunned silence (the concrete floor of the Galeria Rufino Tamayo had shattered the violin to the four corners) until [...]
With George Rochberg. 2000 ‘Habeneck’ Stradivari 1734 (Collection Royal Academy of Music) Playing the ‘Castelbarco’ Stradivari. Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress. 2009 Photo Richard Bram Introducing the ‘Joachim’ Stradivari (Collection of Royal Academy of Music) & and orginal condition Gagliano Violin (Private Collection) Photo: Richard Bram Instruments: Violin-Antonio Stradivari (from the Collection of the Royal [...]
Liz Kenny-reigning monarch of the lute-with a baroque guitar.