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A Last-Minute, Pre-Concert Surgery

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Feb. 16, 2014) When your violin’s bustered, who you gonna call? Not Mr. Stradivari or Mr. Guarnieri; they’re long gone. But if your fiddle comes from a contemporary luthier, sometimes it can meet its maker (with joy!) … Continue reading

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Welcome to The Downbeat

Notepad in hand, I’ve been recording the pulse of the arts in Ann Arbor and southeastern Michigan for almost 40 years: for the Ann Arbor News, annarbor.com and the Ann Arbor News resurgent; for the Detroit News; and in broadcasts, … Continue reading

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