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Daniel Barenboim designs 'radical' new piano
Barenboim was inspired to experiment with the design after playing Franz Liszt's restored grand piano during a trip to Siena, Italy in September 2011. "The warmth and tonal characteristics of the traditional straight-strung instruments is so different from the homogenous tone produced by the modern piano across its entire range," he said.
bbc.co.uk

David Pickard likely to bring evolution not revolution to the Proms
The new director of the world’s biggest classical music festival has a track record for broadening audience appeal during his time at Glyndebourne – but he’ll face plenty of challenges from his BBC bosses...
theguardian.com

Lock of Mozart's hair set to fetch £12,000 at auction
A wisp of fair hair in a gold locket, curled around a note explaining that it came from the head of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, is expected to fetch up to £12,000 at auction this week.
theguardian.com

College Student Creates 3D Printed Violin Bows
3dprint.com

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