The Feuermann Stradivarius gets a new playermain
The French cellist Camille Thomas will play it on loan for the next year.
She writes: ‘Yesterday was a very special day for me. I am extremely happy to share the news that, thanks to the Nippon Music Foundation, I will play the magnificent Feuermann Stradivarius!
‘This iconic cello made in 1730 was played by legends like Franchomme, Feuermann, Aldo Parisot, Steven Isserlis and I feel deeply moved to be part of its wonderful history for the year to come.’