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2014-02-26 23:25:35

Clinic Tour Extends Through 2014-2015 School Year Indianapolis (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Yamaha Electric Violin Artist Christian Howes is one of the

2011-05-26 00:00:27

eLektra Performance Systemâ„¢ software-based violin MIDI allows any violin with pickup to control digital effects and virtual instruments using standard VST, VSTi and Sound Font plugins. Durham, NC (PRWEB) May 25, 2011 Electric Violin Shop announces the release of an innovative new violin MIDI software called eLektra Performance Systemâ„¢, which is available for the purchase price of $299 exclusively through http://www.electricviolinshop.com. eLektra Performance Systemâ„¢ will...

2009-08-09 15:27:32

Violin maker Carleen Hutchins, known for the violin octet family of violins, has died in Wolfeboro, N.H., at the age of 98, her daughter Cassie Coons says. The New York Times reported Sunday that Hutchins defied gender expectations during the mid-20th century by embracing the craft of violin-making and producing a new violin family in which size and pitch are proportional. Enthusiasts credit the violin octet family of violins with extending the range of the traditional violin family and...

2008-10-07 15:00:25

PORTLAND - Traditional fiddler and singer Lissa Schneckenburger, who has ties to Lewiston-Auburn, will open for British folk legend Richard Thompson Friday, Oct. 17, at South Portland High School's auditorium. The 8 p.m.

2008-10-02 03:00:30

By Eisler, Edith Lots of Fireworks Romance In A minor, Op. 42, for violin and piano by Max Bruch, edited by Aaron Rosand. International Music Company, No. 3590, $17.

2008-07-12 18:00:18

A YOUNG fiddle player from Scotland yesterday became the first performer ever at Llangollen to be officially classed as "exceptional".

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