The Cozio Carteggio

The Cozio Carteggio takes its name from Count Cozio’s notebooks, which form the first historical record of fine instruments and their makers. Each week, the Carteggio publishes features about the string world, from expert commentary on historic instruments and bows, to interviews with musicians and analysis of the string market. Contributors include Carlo Chiesa, John Dilworth, Philip J. Kass, Dmitry Gindin, Pierre Guillaume, Paul Childs, Alessandra Barabaschi and many other experts.

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Guy Johnston interview

To celebrate his Tecchler cello’s 300th anniversary, Guy Johnston decided to take it back to its roots in Rome. Here he tells the story of how it happened

By Naomi Sadler

This project has been celebratory,’ says Guy Johnston of Tecchler300, which has seen him mark the 300th anniversary of his c. 1714 David Tecchler cello with a musical pilgrimage to the instrument’s birthplace in Rome. The Tecchler was bought for Johnston six years ago...

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