A video tribute to Olivier Messiaen, released in honor of the composer’s 111th birthday anniversary on December 10, 2019. Performed by Alexi Kenney, violin and Victor Asuncion, piano in Guarneri Hall. Read more. To access other Guarneri Hall videos, subscribe (it’s free)!
- David Tecchler: German Emigre, Roman MasterDavid Tecchler is widely regarded as the most important maker of the Roman school of instrument making. German by birth, Tecchler emigrated to Rome at the end of the 17th century and ran a highly successful business there for roughly 50 years. Read more »
- A Tecchler Cello, 1701The magnificent cello shown here was made by David Tecchler in 1701. It bears an authentic manuscript label and is striking both for its impeccable condition and beautiful orange-brown varnish and for its first-rate materials and workmanship. Read more »