Today being Valentine’s Day, the day of Love, Passion, Romance, and nothing is associated with the air of romance than the sound of strings – and above all the soprano tones of the violin. The violin is an absolute cornerstone in music setting out to convey these feelings, and even where music is not written […]
Yesterday was the birthday of celebrated virtuoso violinist and all time best selling classical musician Nigel Kennedy, affectionately known in the UK as ‘Our Nige’. Taken into the hearts of the British public, and many other countries too, for his ‘distinctive’ dress, uncompromising ways, non-conformist attitudes, common speak, straight talking and general ability to communicate [...]
The patron saint or patroness of musicians is St. Cecilia, whose feast day is celebrated on the 22nd November each year, but who was she and why did she become the saint for musicians? Cecilia it is held was a noble lady of Rome whom live in the 2nd or 3rd Century and her feast [...]
I am firstly a violin collector and violinist, passionate about violins and helping fellow enthusiasts and musicians.
Free from commercial interests I am here first to support and assist you. If you have questions I would love to help you, please contact me HERE
Where you can also read much more about Virtuosi Violins.