In This Issue

A case-by-case primer

A single instrument for players of both violin and viola

It was 40 years ago today . . . or was it 'Yesterday'?

Renowned players are beginning to recognize the worthiness of new stringed instruments

With proper instrument care, there are some cures for the summertime blues

Photographs are a valuable visual record for insurance, appraisals

Tips on technique and repertoire from Juilliard fiddler David 'Doc' Wallace

How to determine the right amount of coverage for your instrument or bow

After 40 years, the famed British quartet is stopping at the top

Something old is something new for you

How to make an instrument-buying experience straightforward and stress-free

This jazzy piece shows Copland's compositional strength