How do you play harmonics well - landing smoothly, with just the right amount of pressure, to create a beautiful ringing tone? Here are some simple and effective exercises from Virginia Commonwealth University Violin Professor Susanna Klein.
Ahhh, beautiful quartet music, played by superb musicians... Here is a free live performance from Saturday from the Ulysses Quartet - it will remain up through Feb. 27. The program, part of Lara St. John's Atterbury House Sessions, includes Haydn, Shostakovich and Beethoven.
How do musicians and music lovers survive without live music during a pandemic? Longtime V. com member Pauline Lerner found joy in an online "live" performance by violinist Joshua Bell and writes about it here.