Home Classical Music News

Classical Music News

BREAKING | Semi-Finalists Announced at Queen Elisabeth International Violin Comp

0
The 24 Semi-Finalists have just minutes ago been announced at the 2019 Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition –in Brussels, Belgium. The 24 Semi-Finalists are: VC Young...

MEET THE PROS | TwoSetViolin, Eddy Chen & Brett Yang – VC '20 Questions’ [VIDEO]

6
The Violin Channel recently caught up with Australian violin blog stars Eddy Chen and Brett Yang - in Brisneyland, Australia. We sat the TwoSetViolin duo down for...

TRAGIC NEWS | Canadian Composer Julien Gauthier Has Been Killed By a Wild Bear Attack [RIP]

0
44 year-old French-Canadian composer Julien Gauthier has been tragically killed following an attack by a grizzly bear - in the Northwestern Territory of Canada. Julien,...

BREAKING | Semi-Finalists Announced at Queen Elisabeth International Violin Comp

0
The 24 Semi-Finalists have just minutes ago been announced at the 2019 Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition –in Brussels, Belgium. The 24 Semi-Finalists are: VC Young...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Leia Zhu – Paganini Violin Concerto No. 1, 10 Years Old, 2017 [VIDEO]

0
10 years old British violinist Leia Zhu performing the first movement from Paganini's Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major - with collaborative pianist...

Disgraced Conductor James Levine To Return to Podium in 2021

0
It has been announced this week that conductor James Levine will return to the concert stage at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Arts Festival in...

BREAKING | Finalists Announced at Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition

0
The 12 Finalists have just minutes ago been announced at the 2019 Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition – in Brussels, Belgium. The 2019 Finalists are: VC...

Hilary Hahn to Take 1 Year Sabbatical From Performing - Effective Immediately

0
Violinist Hilary Hahn has this week announced her intention to take a 1 year sabbatical from performing concerts - effective from September 1st, 2019. The...

TRAGIC NEWS | 17-Year-Old International Violinist Found Dead from Drug Overdose [RIP]

0
It has been reported today that 17-year-old Russian-British violinist Katya Tsukanova has died in London - from a suspected accidental recreational drug overdose. A student...

TRAGIC NEWS | Andre Rieu’s Long-Serving Trombonist Has Died - Aged 47

0
Dutch trombonist Ruud Merx has died this morning, aged just 47, following a massive heart attack on Saturday morning - whilst on tour in...

American Violin Virtuoso Hilary Hahn Pregnant With First Child

18
American violin virtuoso Hilary Hahn has today announced, via social media, she and her husband are expecting their first child. “My husband and I are...

BREAKING | Finalists Announced at 2019 Montreal International Violin Competition

0
The 6 Finalists have just minutes ago been announced at the 2019 Concours Musical International de Montréal – in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The 2019 Finalists are: ...

VERY SAD NEWS | Luminary Violinist Ida Haendel Has Passed Away – Aged 91 [RIP]

0
Luminary Polish-born Jewish violinist and teacher Ida Haendel has passed away, in Miami – aged 91. A student of Carl Flesch and George Enescu, Ms Haendel will be...

VC LIVE | 2021 Getting to Carnegie Competition Final Round, New York [VOTE]

0
2021 GETTING TO CARNEGIE COMPETITION FINAL ROUND LIVE FROM NEW YORK CITY TUESDAY 12TH JANUARY 2021 AT 5PM EST     In addition to receiving $4,000, the winner will be...

New 3D-Printed Arm Unveiled to Aid 10 Year Old Girl Play Violin [VIDEO]

0
A team of final-year engineering students at the George Mason University, in the United States, have today unveiled a new 3D-printed ‘arm’ - now used...

LATEST

VC ARTIST OF THE WEEK

VC Giveaway