Mystery Grand Piano Has Appeared Submerged Under New York’s Brooklyn Bridge

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A submerged grand piano has mysteriously appeared this week in New York’s East River – on the shore of Manhattan. The Mason & Hamlin piano, fully...

Rare Permission Granted for Performance of Sibelius' Original 5th Symphony

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It has been announced that the Sibelius Estate has granted rare permission for 2 performances of the original version of Finnish composer Jean Sibelius’...

30 Year Old Courtney Lewis Named Jacksonville Symphony Music Director

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The New York Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Courtney Lewis has been announced as the new Music Director of the Jacksonville Symphony. The 30 year old Irish-born...

Korean Soprano Sumi Hwang Wins Queen Elisabeth International Vocal Competition

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Korean soprano Sumi Hwang has been awarded 1st prize at the 2014 Queen Elisabeth International Vocal Competition - in Brussels, Belgium. A graduate of the...

Violist Mathieu Herzog to Leave French-Based Quatuor Ébène String Quartet

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The French string quartet Quatuor Ébène has today announced violist Mathieu Herzog is set to leave the ensemble after 15 seasons – to devote...

Cellist Zoe Keating Launches Financial Appeal to Assist Unwell Husband

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Cellist Zoe Keating, who last week announced her husband Jeff has been diagnosed with Stage IV cancer, has launched an appeal for financial help...

Piano Virtuoso Lang Lang to Release His Own Fragrance Range

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It has been announced that piano virtuoso Lang Lang is set to release his own range of perfume. Set for release in Europe in September,...

VC GIVEAWAY | Win 1 of 5 Autographed Jennifer Koh and Jaime Laredo 'Two x Four' Cds

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To help celebrate the international release of violinists Jennifer Koh and Jaime Laredo's new album 'Two x Four', The Violin Channel in conjunction with Cedille...

The London Symphony has Announced an 18 Year Old Principal Trombonist

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The London Symphony Orchestra has today announced 18 year old Peter Moore as their new Co-Principal Trombone – the orchestra's youngest member in history. Peter...

VC ARTIST | Charles Yang - ‘Classical violin with the charisma of a rock star’

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The Juilliard School graduate, Charles Yang is very quickly building an impressive online following - and explosive, international classical-pop violin/vocal career. CHARLES YANG | GARNLS BARKLEY...

Further Historic Abuse Charges Laid at Chetham's School of Music

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World-renowned conductor Nicholas Smith, 66, has been charged with one count of indecently assaulting a teenage girl, between May 4th 1976 and June 3rd...

VERY SAD NEWS | American Violinist David Nadien Has Passed Away - Aged 88

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American violin virtuoso David Nadien has passed away, in New York City – aged 88. A student of Adolfo Betti, Ivan Galamian and Adoph Busch, Mr Nadien served...

American Violinist Becomes 1st Person to Play Inside a Volcano [VIDEO]

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American violinist Eric Silberger has made history – becoming what's believed to maybe be the first violinist to play inside a volcano. The 25 year...

1 of 2 Co-Accused Pleads Guilty to Frank Almond Stradivarius Robbery

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A Milwaukee man, 36 year old Universal K. Allah has today pleaded guilty in a Milwaukee Country Circuit Court to using a stun gun to...

Manhattan School & Mannes Cello Professor Paul Tobias Has Died

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American cellist Paul Tobias has passed away - from injuries sustained in a fall. He served teaching positions at Harvard University, New England Conservatory, Manhattan...

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