Taiwan Philharmonic Appoints New Artist-in-Residence

The season-long residency will start on November 28 with a performance of the Brahms Violin Concerto, in Taipei. A graduate of The Juilliard School, Paul is...

COFFEE CHATS WITH NIKKI & JO | Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's Percussionist Dinesh Joseph

The three sit down over coffee to discuss Dinesh's experience with the orchestra over the years, his company Dragonfly, and favorite places to dine...

VC LIVE | Michigan State University Dorothy DeLay Masterclass Series: David Kim

We’re coming to you from Michigan State University for the Dorothy DeLay MasterClass Series. Click here to watch: https://www.facebook.com/164357596971557/videos/442228066763324    

Hamilton Philharmonic Extends Music Director Contract

New has held the position since the spring of 2015. A graduate of the Peabody Institute of Music and the University of Canterbury, Gemma previously served as...

LOCKDOWN COMMISSIONS | Violist Lawrence Power Presents Martyn Brabbins "Matchless Space" [EPISODE 5]

"I was inspired to write “Matchless Space” by the truly matchless viola playing of Lawrence Power, with whom I have enjoyed a long and...

ON THIS DAY | Violinist & Pedagogue Jakob Dont Died On This Day in 1888

Austrian violinist and pedagogue Jakob Dont died on this day in 1888. Dont is remembered in history as one of the greatest violin teachers of all...

VC LIVE | Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center “Front Row Mainstage: With VC Artist Calidore Quartet

We’re coming to you from New York City for The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s “Front Row Mainstage" with VC Artists Calidore String...

ON THIS DAY | Khachaturian Violin Concerto Premiered On This Day in 1940

Aram Khachaturian Violin Concerto in D minor premiered on this day in 1940. The first performance was given by violinist David Oistrakh, in Moscow.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFAmOkBtK2I&showinfo=0&autohide=1 HAIK KAZAZYAN...

Prizes Awarded at Poland's Jahnke National Violin Competition

A student of jury member Bartosz Bryła and Karina Gidaszewskiej at the I. J. Paderewski Academy of Music, she is a former top prize...

VC ARTIST | Noah Bendix-Balgley - Berlin Philharmonic 1st Concertmaster

A graduate of the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music and Munich Hochschule für Musik und Theater, where he studied with Mauricio Fuks, Christoph Poppen...

ON THIS DAY | Cellist Leonard Rose Died On This Day in 1984

Celebrated American cellist and pedagogue Leonard Rose died on this day in 1984 from leukemia – aged 66. His famed students included: Yo-Yo Ma,...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY | Happy Birthday, Daniel Barenboim!

Today is Argentine-Israeli piano virtuoso and conductor Daniel Barenboim’s 78th birthday. He currently holds musical Directorships at La Scala, the Berlin State Opera and the...

ON THIS DAY | Violinist Toscha Seidel Died On This Day in 1962

Russian violinist Toscha Seidel died on this day in 1962 – aged 62. A protégé of Leopold Auer, Mr Seidel is remembered as one of...

ON THIS DAY | Violinist Leonid Kogan Was Born On This Day in 1924

Soviet violinist Leonid Kogan was born on this day in 1924. For much of his performance career he concertized on the 1733 ‘ex-Burmester’ Guarneri del Gesu.    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1hpE0ttUzE LEONID...



VC ARTIST | Junction Trio - "Excitement May Be The Best Word to Characterize This Trio"

Comprising violinist Stefan Jackiw, cellist Jay Campbell and pianist Conrad Tao, recent concerts of the trio have included performances at Washington Performing Arts, Portland...