Sunday, August 18, 2019

BREAKING NEWS | Further Faculty Arrest at Chets

Greater Manchester Police have today arrested a 65 year old man as part of an ongoing investigation into abuse allegations at Chetham's School of Music in...

Baby 2 for the Vengerov’s

Our hearty congratulations to virtuoso Maxim Vengerov and his wife Olga Gringolts-Vengerov on the birth of their second child yesterday – little Pauline Vengerov! Mother,...

BREAKING NEWS | Steinway Acquired by Private Equity Firm

It has been announced today that famed piano maker Steinway is to be acquired by private equity firm Kohlberg & Co for an estimated...

NEW APPPOINTMENT | Orchestra Iowa Appoints 21 Year Old Concertmaster

Orchestra Iowa has today announced 21 year old American violinist Luke Witchger as their new Concertmaster A student of Catherine Cho at The Juilliard School,...

SAD NEWS | American Cellist Andrew Eckard Has Died

American cellist Andrew Eckard has passed away - after a lengthy battle with a brain tumour A student of Janos Starker and Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi, Mr...

VC STORE: Now Stocking Larsen Magnacore Cello Strings

The Violin Channel Store is excited to now be stocking Larsen's new tungsten G &C Magnacore Cello Strings Described as a 'game changer', the new...

BREAKING NEWS: Emotions Boil Over as Greek National Orchestra hit the Copping Block

The Greek public broadcasting network, ERT, due to economic uncertainty, has been forced to lay off 2,700 employees - including all members and management...

SAD NEWS: British Concertmaster Hugh Maguire has passed

Sad News | British violinist Hugh Maguire has passed away – aged 86 | Maestro Maguire served as Concertmaster of the London Symphony Orchestra...

Changing of the Guard in Melbourne

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Wilma Smith has today announced she is set to step down at the end of the 2014 season – after...

NEWS: Royal Title for Britain’s only Full-time Professional Chamber Orchestra

It has been announced today that for the first time in over 20 years, the Queen has bestowed a royal title on an UK...

Korean Youngster Sweeps 1st Prize at Klein International

17 year old South Korean violinist Youjin Lee has been awarded 1st prize at the M. Klein International String Competition - in San Francisco She...

SAD NEWS: British Violist Roger Bigley has Passed

British violist Roger Bigley has passed away | Mr Bigley was a founding member of the Lindsay String Quartet - and served a distinguished...

BREAKING NEWS: VC Young Artist Awarded €30,000 ‘Prince Rainier III’ Prize

Former VC 'Young Artist of the Week' Russian violin virtuoso Nikita Boriso-Glebsky has been announced as the recipient of the prestigious 'Prince Rainier III'...

BREAKING NEWS | VC ‘Young Artist’ Nikki Chooi Awarded 1st Prize at Michael Hill International

Former VC 'Young Artist of the Week', 24 year old Canadian violinist Nikki Chooi has been awarded 1st Prize at the 2013 Michael Hill...

EXCLUSIVE BEHIND-THE-SCENES | D’Addario Orchestral Strings – Farmingdale, New York Factory Tour

Ever wondered where your strings come from? Take a fascinating 2.5 minute behind-the-scenes journey into D’Addario & Co‘s Farmingdale, New York factory – the world’s largest string-making...

EXCLUSIVE BEHIND-THE-SCENES | D’Addario Orchestral Strings – Farmingdale, New York Factory Tour

Ever wondered where your strings come from? Take a fascinating 2.5 minute behind-the-scenes journey into D’Addario & Co‘s Farmingdale, New York factory – the world’s largest string-making...

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