Leading international violin dealer J & A Beare, in London, has announced the launch of their new podcast series, ‘The Violin Stories’.

Presented by Managing Director, Simon Morris, the new wide ranging audio series is set to feature the stories of players, collectors, patrons and luthiers.

In this the third episode episode, New Zealand philanthropist and violinist Michael Hill, discussing his early violin days and his violin competition.

Future episodes are set to feature: Australian Chamber Orchestra Leader Richard Tognetti and conductor Alan Gilbert.