Violinist.com has today announced the book release of Violinist.com Interviews: Volume 2.
The 288 page soft-cover book includes one-on-one interviews, conducted by violinist.com editor and site founder Laurie Niles, with 26 of today’s best-known violin soloists, orchestral leaders, instrument makers and pop culture phenoms.
The release follows the publication of Violinist.com Interviews: Volume 1, in 2014.
Volume 2 includes in-depth interviews with Frank Almond, Rachel Barton Pine, Deborah Borda, Terry Borman, Jinjoo Cho, Nathan Cole, James Ehnes, Ning Feng, Midori Goto, Hilary Hahn, Daniel Heifetz, Daniel Hope, Daishin Kashimoto, Mayu Kishima, Jennifer Koh, Alexander Markov, Anne Akiko Meyers, Tai Murray, Rachel Podger, Philippe Quint, Julian Rachlin, Aaron Rosand, Gil Shaham, Lindsey Stirling, Vera Tsu Weiling – and VC Artists Ray Chen and Augustin Hadelich.
“This collection includes interviews I’ve done for violinist.com over the past five years … including pictures of the artists …” Laurie Niles has said.
“All the interviews are on their own, so you don’t need to read the first volume to understand the second,” she has said.
“Laurie has done an astonishing job of capturing each person’s voice and personality …” violinist Rachel Barton Pine, who contributed the book’s forward, has said.
“The story of the violin is still being written … Laurie Niles, with this volume of interviews, makes a remarkable contribution to our shared history,” she has said.
Violinist.com Interviews: Volume 2 is available now on Amazon:
VIOLINIST.COM INTERVIEWS VOLUME 2 |BOOK|
Laurie Niles, Author
Rachel Barton Pine, Forward
Release Date: March 28, 2018