The Strad is the most authoritative and influential string music magazine, read by makers, musicians and teachers since 1890.
Every month it brings you the latest news, commentary and analysis, in-depth articles, interviews with star string players and retrospectives on great musicians of the past, masterclass sheet music section and much more. It is essential reading for anyone in the string music world.
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• Interviews with star string players and retrospectives on the great musicians of the past
• In-depth articles examining important and unusual instruments by master makers
• Reports on the latest advances in science and technology, by leading contemporary luthiers
• Trade Secrets contemporary luthiers share their innovative techniques for parts of the making process
• In Focus: articles examining important and unusual instruments by master makes of the past
• Making Matters: contemporary makers examine themes relevant to instrument and bow making today
• Meet your Maker: players and makers give accounts of the commissioning process and its results
• Masterclass sheet music section with commentary and annotations by international concert artists
• News, comment and analysis from the string music world
• Supplements including Cremona 2017, String Courses 2017, Degrees 2018 and Accessories 2017
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Great content zooming could be better
Everything great bar the zoom. If you could click on an article which then filled the screen of the iPad or iPhone then you wouldn't have to keep scanning across and back - this would make the experience much more like an online mag and less like a photo of a paper mag.
At last it's here!
I always thought that if The Strad could be accessed via an app then it would convince me to read magazines on an ipad. I'm not disappointed- it looks great and I can buy back issues. This magazine was always difficult to find in the shops so after years of rarely reading it I am hooked again. Well done to all at The Strad!
Really slick, easy to use app. The free download was a great way to try it out and I wasn't disappointed. Great zoom function for the iPhone so you can read everything without a problem.
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