On the Cover

The New Scheherazade: Leila Josefowicz premieres John Adams’ latest violin concerto

Focus: Teaching & Learning

  • The New York Philharmonic, the Shanghai Symphony, and the Shanghai Orchestra Academy team up on unique educational program
  • Anthony Arnone: Tony’s Top Ten Practice Tips for String Players
  • Jazz bassist Christian McBride’s music camp

Features and Departments

  • Rachel Podger on the art of baroque performance.
  • Your Instrument: how to select a violin mute.
  • Master Class: the dance steps of the Bach Cello Suites, part II.
  • Practice Makes Perfect: Eugene¬†Drucker of the Emerson Quartet offers tips on building a daily practice regimen.

Key Dates

  • Advertising reservations due¬†by May 22, 2015
  • Advertising materials due by May 29, 2015
  • Issue on sale July 14, 2015
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