No. 86, May/June 2000
Canadian virtuoso and former child star Leila Josefowicz talks to Andrew Palmer about music, marriage, and motherhood. By Andrew Palmer.
Great Soloists of the Philharmonic. By Ken Smith.
The Audubon Quartet digs into a dark past and gives voice to long-silenced artists. By Daniel J. Schneck.
NEWS & NOTES
Stephen Endelman. News profile of composer Stephen Endelman. By Shirley Fleming.
Quartets for Kids. Orion Quartet playing for kids. By Edith Eisler.
Mousecapades. A mouse falls into a bass. By Jana Luckey.
Youth Shines at Quartetfest. Quartet festival in England. By Tully Potter.
Cleaning Strings. Advice on how to clean strings. By James N. McKean.
To Our Readers. Method books for self-taught violinists.
Humidifying Instruments. A new kind of humidifier.
Repairing Battered Cases. Guide to repairing hard cases.
Letter from Kentucky. Eastman quartet plays in Kentucky. By Leanne Rabesa.
Heimberg's Handy Hints: Tips and Tricks of the Trade. Comfort in playing. By Tom Heimberg.
Tom McConville's "Hadrian's Wall." Background of a jig by English folk violinist. By Chris Mosey.
The Importance of Setup. Chin and shoulder rests for comfort. By Julie Lyonn Lieberman.
Cello Talk. Top Jazz Players. Review of jazz cello recordings. By Bill Shoemaker.
Here Comes the Bride. Wedding Music for String Trios and Quartets. Review of printed music for wedding gigs. By Mary VanClay.
Farewells. 20th-Century Focus. Review of New York concerts. By Edith Eisler.
Mendelssohn to Sound Mosaics. Recordings "May I Kiss Your Hand" by Csókolom. By Hollis Taylor.
Mendelssohn to Sound Mosaics. Recordings "Sound Mosaics" by Marty Laster. By Stacy Phillips.
Mendelssohn to Sound Mosaics. Recordings Paganini, Ilya Gingolts. By Edith Eisler.
Mendelssohn to Sound Mosaics. Recordings Mendelssohn: String Quartets, Juilliard Quartet. By Edith Eisler.
Mendelssohn to Sound Mosaics. Books "The New Bach Reader." By Sarah Freiberg.
News about the marketplace.
Who Can Afford a Fine Instrument? Guide to obtaining funds. By Mary VanClay.
Birth of the Electric Viola. Historical electrical viola. By Bianca Soros.