NEW TO YOUTUBE | Maxine Kwok-Adams, London Symphony Orchestra – Concert Shoes [VIDEO]

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London Symphony Orchestra's resident 'Queen of Bling', 1st violinist Maxine Kwok-Adams discusses the paramount importance of wearing nice concert shoes. MAXINE KWOK-ADAMS | LONDON SYMPHONY...

Mason Bates Announced as New Composer-In-Residence for Washington's Kennedy Center

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American composer Mason Bates has been announced as the new Composer-In-Residence for Washington's Kennedy Center. The 38 year old Juilliard and Berkeley School of Music graduate,...

SAD NEWS | Israeli Conductor Israel Yinon Has Collapsed and Died on Stage

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Renowned Israeli conductor Israel Yinon has collapsed and died whilst conducting a performance in Lucerne, Switzerland late Thursday, a spokesman has announced. The 59 year...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | Unassuming American Violin Virtuoso, David Nadien

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This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of unassuming American violin virtuoso David Nadien. DAVID NADIEN | TCHAIKOVSKY | 'PAS DE DEUX' FROM SWAN...

Bron Students Collect All 6 Top Prizes at Goldstein International Violin Competition

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15 year old Mone Hattori, from Japan has just minutes ago been awarded the Grand Prix prize at the 2015 Boris Goldstein International Violin Competition,...

VC Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Gold Viola String Set Winners Announced!

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And the winners are in! The following 5 lucky VC members will each be receiving a newly-released set of Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Gold viola strings. The newest...

Conductor Jonathan Nott Named New Artistic Director of Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

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British conductor Jonathan Nott has today been announced as the new Music and Artistic Director of the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. “His thorough approach...

VC GIVEAWAY | Enter to Win 1 of 5 Newly-Released Autographed Lisa Batiashvili 'Bach' CDs

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To help celebrate the international release, The Violin Channel in conjunction with Deutsche Grammophon, is this week giving away 5 personally autographed Lisa Batiashvili 'Bach'...

2 Plead 'Not-Guilty' to Murder of New York Violinist, Mary Whitaker

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Two homeless men have pleaded 'not-guilty' in a Chautauqua Country court in relation to the murder of New York-based violinist Mary E. Whitaker, last...

7 Finalists Announced at Inaugural Boris Goldstein International Violin Competition

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The 7 Finalists for the 2015 Boris Goldstein International Violin Competition, in Bern, Switzerland, have just minutes ago been announced – with 6 of the...

Nude Violinist Files $1.1 Million Lawsuit Against Portland Police

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An American violinist has filed a $1.1 Million lawsuit against the Portland Police Bureau claiming he was dragged, injured and taunted following a naked street recital last...

2nd Round Candidates Announced at Goldstein International Violin Competition

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The 14 2nd round candidates for the 2015 Boris Goldstein International Violin Competition, in Bern, Switzerland, have just minutes ago been announced. They are: Benjamin Baker (24,...

New UK Government Tax Relief to be Introduced for British Orchestras

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British Cabinet minister, George Osborne has today announced details of a new UK government tax relief plan designed to support the long-term fiscal viability of...

Esa-Pekka Salonen Appointed New York Philharmonic Composer-In-Residence

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Finnish composer and conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen has been announced as the new Composer-In-Residence for the New York Philharmonic. Salonen, 55 will commence his 3 year...

Juilliard School Gets $5 Million to Help Prepare Students For the Real World

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It has been announced that New York's Juilliard School has received a $5 Million grant from trustee Michael and Carol Marks to develop a...

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