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Stradivarius

any of a number of violins manufactured by Antonio Stradivari (?1644--1737), Italian violin, viola, and cello maker, or his family

Stradivarius

renowned hand-crafted instruments, rare and highly prized. [Western Music: NCE, 2631]
See: Violin
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He also thanked the social media campaign from cellists and The Strad for pressuring the airline into removing the fee.
Ingles points out: 'For baroque music, you don't necessarily need a Strad or a Guarneri--you don't need that power.
(2003) demonstrated that complexes of LKB1 tumor suppressor, STRAD and MO25 are upstream kinases in the AMPK cascade.
24 November 2010 - Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) has led the investment dealers group in the initial public offer of Strad Energy Services Ltd (TSX:SDY) that raised USD40m (EUR29.9m), the Canadian oil and gas services firm said yesterday flagging the close of the deal.
Musicians' magazine The Strad remarked on the "great expressive range and impressive authority" of the playing of Polish cellist Evva Mizerska, and there will be a chance to judge for yourself when she performs with her duo partner, pianist Emma Abbat, in the Abbey at 8pm on September 29.
LKB1 forms a heterotrimeric complex with the regulatory proteins stc20-related adaptor (STRAD) and mouse protein 25 (M025), which causes a relocaliza-tion of LKBI to the cyrosol and enhances LKB1 activity (Shaw et al.
Caernarfon extra Thomas Cox gets ready to shoot a scene on the Maes while (inset left) Sherlock Holmes (Ben Syder) Dr Watson (Gareth David Lloyd) and William Huw (Le Strad) rehearse.
What can be deducted from Equations 1 and 2 is that the following standard room energy-balance equation for mixing ventilation should not be directly used for the determination of air supply rates for stratified air distribution (STRAD) methods:
Her current project is a cultural history of the violin in Japan, and she has published articles on the subject in The Strad, including "Land of the Rising Sisters," (May 2007) and "Made in Japan," (May 2008).
La proteina LKB1 (STK11, kinasa serina treonina 11) forma un complejo con STRAD (proteina adaptadora relacionada a Ste-20) y MO25 (proteina murina
As her complementary article in The Strad (March 2005) demonstrates, early instrumentalists always were advised to imitate the singer's natural vibrato.
The Abbott Monarch banjolele, which the film star referred to as "Little Strad" is believed to have been his favourite instrument, auction house Bonhams said.