Strings magazine has a lovely interview with Stuart Canin, who was concertmaster for Seiji Ozawa at the San Francisco Symphony and Kent Nagano at Los Angeles Opera, while also leading orchestras for John Williams soundtracks in Jurassic Park and Forrest Gump.
Do you still play every day?
Oh yeah, I do. I play an hour and a half every day. I just gave a concert at Old First Church [on Sacramento Street in San Francisco] a couple of weeks ago and I have this documentary thing at Lincoln Center, so I have to play.
Read on here.