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Hong Kong Philharmonic Appoints New Resident Conductor

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The 39-year-old will hold the position through the 2021/22 season. Formerly Kuokman served as the Assistant Conductor to Music Director Yannick Nézet-Seguin at The Philadelphia...

COFFEE CHATS WITH NIKKI & JO | GRAMMY Award Winner Ludovic Morlot

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The three sit down over coffee to discuss his journey into conducting, his thoughts on innovative programming, and his connection with the French composer,...

ARTS ENGINES | Aaron Dworkin – With Michigan Opera Theatre President Wayne Brown

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Produced in partnership with the Detroit Public Television, Ovation TV, American Public Media and The Violin Channel, each episode highlights the perspectives of the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Ilya Gringolts – Bach “Chaconne”

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  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=96xjMoYADBY&feature=youtu.be ILYA GRINGOLTS | BACH | SOLO VIOLIN PARTITA NO. 2 IN D MINOR | CHACONNE | 2020

VC INTERVIEW | Steven Isserlis Discusses John Tavener

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The acclaimed British cellist shares with us his friendship with British composer John Tavener (1944 - 1913).   Hi Steven! Can you tell us about John...

VC GIVEAWAY | Enter to Win 1 of 5 Signed Copies of VC Artist Cellist Edgar Moreau New ''A Family Affair'' CDs

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To help celebrate the international release of cellist, VC Artist Edgar Moreau's new "A Family Affair" CD, The Violin Channel, in conjunction with our good friends...

Winners Announced at New York’s Barbash Bach String Competition

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A student of Gary Hoffman at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel, he is a former top prize winner of the Louis Rosoor, Woluwe-Saint-Pierre and...

ON THIS DAY | Prokofiev's 2nd Violin Concerto Premiered On This Day in 1935

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Sergei Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor Op. 63 premiered on this day in 1935. The first performance was given by French violin...

ON THIS DAY | Violin Pedagogue Ilona Fehér Was Born On This Day in 1901

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Legendary Hungarian-Israeli violin pedagogue Ilona Fehér was born on this day in 1901. She passed away in 1988 – aged 86.

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Kerson Leong, 23 – Menuhin Competition 1st Prize Winner

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An Associated Artist at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel in Belgium, where he was mentored by Augustin Dumay, Kerson is a former Junior 1st...

Finalists Announced at New York’s Barbash Bach String Competition

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New York’s Barbash Bach String Competition at Stony Brook University announced their 5 finalists. The 2020 finalists are: Violinist, Dongyoung Jake Shim Violinist, Claire Bourg Violinist,...

ON THIS DAY | Pedagogue Pyotr Stolyarsky Was Born On This Day in 1871

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Legendary Soviet violinist and teacher Pyotr Stolyarsky was born on this day in 1871. Mr Stolyarsky is remembered in history as the founder of 'The Odessa...

ON THIS DAY | Jazz Violinist Stephane Grappelli Died On This Day in 1997

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French jazz violinist Stephane Grappelli died on this day in 1997, aged 89. He passed away in Paris after undergoing a hernia operation.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dzIEaNRoj3k STEPHANE GRAPPELLI & YEHUDI...

VC INTERVIEW | Alexander String Quartet - Beethoven's 250th Anniversary

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The Violin Channel recently caught up with the Alexander String quartet, quartet in residence at the Baruch College, in New York, since 1986. The program...

Sphinx Organization Announces 2021 Sphinx Venture Fund Recipients

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The 2021 recipients of the Sphinx Venture Fund are: Scoring for Equity in Opera The Institute for Composer Diversity Expansion and Community Impact Initiative ...

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VC YOUNG ARTIST | Kerson Leong, 23 – Menuhin Competition 1st Prize Winner

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An Associated Artist at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel in Belgium, where he was mentored by Augustin Dumay, Kerson is a former Junior 1st...

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