Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool – Peak (2016)

by vyh

It is hard to describe the difficulty of playing a violin—and thus to explain how much skill a good violinist actually has—to someone whose only contact with the violin has been to hear it played by a professional. In the right hands no instrument sounds more beautiful, but put it in the wrong hands and you may as well step on a cat’s tail and listen to the sounds that result.

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