Gareth THOMASUral, Russia
Gareth joined Violinist.com on Mar 11, 2006
Did some master classes with Ivry Gitlis.
Plenty of sports injuries & lots of hard work to recover from them, then largely self taught.
Last "pupil" of CNRS acoustician Prof Othon Schneider "Primus"-Strasbourg University
Big inspirations in life:-
Jon Vickers as Tristan in 1978.
Sergiu Celibidache, Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, Adolf Busch, Heifetz, Kogan, Sir Geraint Evans, Gundula Janowitz & some others.
Violinist Frank Almond tells the life story of the 1715 Lipinski Strad in his new recording, "A Violin's Life."
Please consider supporting Violinist.com by becoming a sponsor, and reaching our dedicated community of violin professionals, students and fans!