We'd like to welcome our newest SHAR Apprentice James Engman to the SHAR Music Blog! James studied violin performance, physics, and math at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, and he hopes to use his degrees to excel in instrument repair. What we…
Mark O’Connor Has a Dream for American ViolinistsThursday, August 30, 2012
"Going Home" -- Dvorak and AmericaFriday, April 27, 2012
Dvorak's String Quartet No. 12: Is There Anything American About It?Wednesday, April 25, 2012
In this week's letter to the violinist Alberta Barnes, I try to figure out what's so American about Dvořák's String Quartet No. 12.
SHAR's 3rd Annual String Quartet CompetitionTuesday, April 17, 2012
SHAR Music is proud to announce the winners of its third annual Quartet Competition!