Thursday, May 28, 2020

VC LIVE | Live With Carnegie – Tribute to Cellist Lynn Harrell [LIVESTREAM]

We’re coming to you from Carnegie Hall in New York City for a special livestream event - paying tribute American cellist Lynn Harrell who...

VC LIVE | Violin Channel Living Room Livestream Concerts [COVID-19]

We’re coming to you live from living rooms all around the globe. The Violin Channel is committed to reminding people that live art will still...

VC WEB BLOG | Mihaela Martin – ‘What Should Students Be Doing Now to Keep Improving?’ [BLOG]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with respected Kronberg Academy violin pedagogue, Mihaela Martin. In a VC-exclusive blog, Mihaela offers her advice on what students should...

Anne-Sophie Mutter Has Tested Positive for Coronavirus

German violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter has today announced, via her own social media, that she has tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus. “I have tested positive...

VC WEB BLOG | Cellist Steven Isserlis – ‘The Role of Music in Times of Crisis’ [BLOG]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with acclaimed British cellist, Steven Isserlis. In a VC-exclusive blog, Steven discusses his thoughts on the role of music in...

VC RISING STAR | Christian Li, 12 – Junior Menuhin Competition 1st Prize

12-year-old violinist Christian Li from Australia is quickly building an international reputation as an emerging young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A student of Robin Wilson at...

New Streamed ‘Solidarity for Freelance Musicians’ Concert Series Launched

It has been announced today that the German-based Kuss Quartet will perform a special upcoming ‘Solidarity with Freelance Musicians’ benefit concert - to be...

VC GIVEAWAY | Win 1 of 5 Signed Quatuor Ébène ‘Beethoven Around The World: Vienna’ CDs [ENTER]

To help celebrate the international release of Quatuor Ébène's new album: ‘Beethoven Around The World: Vienna', The Violin Channel is this week giving away...

VC ARTIST | Richard Lin – 2018 Indianapolis International Violin Competition 1st Prize Winner

28-year-old Taiwanese-American VC Artist Richard Lin is building an international reputation as one of the new generation's most promising and gifted young concert soloists. A...

Los Angeles’ Piatigorsky Cello Festival Cancelled Due to Coronavirus Uncertainty

The University of Southern California has today announced the cancellation of the 2020 Piatigorsky International Cello Festival - scheduled to take place from the 13th...

ASK THE PROS | Violinist Andrew Wan – ‘What do Outstanding Concertmasters Consistently Do?’ [BLOG]

VC member Sarah Wilson from Australia was keen to know: 'What do outstanding concertmasters consistently do?' We threw the question over to long-serving Orchestre Symphonique...

Acclaimed Australian Composer Brett Dean Hospitalized With Coronavirus

It has been announced today that acclaimed Australian composer, violist and conductor Brett Dean has withdrawn from his upcoming performance with the Adelaide Symphony...

VC LIVE | Cellist Jonathan Swensen – New York Recital Debut [LIVESTREAM]

Watch 22-year-old Danish-American cellist Jonathan Swensen's New York City Recital Debut – direct from Merkin Concert Hall at the Kaufman Music Center, in New...

VC VOX POP | “What Piece of Repertoire Do You Still Want to Learn?” [Q&A]

"What piece of repertoire do you still want to learn?” The Violin Channel recently caught up with 30+ of the world’s top string players to find...

PAGANINI POV | Violinist Sean Lee – Paganini Solo Caprice No. 1 [GOPRO CAM]

In this unique and exclusive new VC series, American violin virtuoso Sean Lee spins us through the twists and chicanes of the Paganini Solo Violin...

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VC ARTISTS | The Dover Quartet – ‘The Young American String Quartet of the Moment’

The Philadelphia-based Dover Quartet has firmly established themselves as one of the most in-demand chamber ensembles to emerge internationally in recent years. Graduates of the...

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