VC YOUNG ARTIST | Kerson Leong, 23 – Menuhin Competition 1st Prize Winner

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An Associated Artist at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel in Belgium, where he was mentored by Augustin Dumay, Kerson is a former Junior 1st...

Violinist and Teacher Camilla Wicks Has Died, Aged 92

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Born in California, she made her debut with the New York Philharmonic at the age of 13. She was a faculty member at the San...

2021 Classical Music Grammy Award Nominees Announced

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The 2021 classical music nominees are: Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance "Contemporary Voices" – Pacifica Quartet "Healing Modes" – Brooklyn Rider  "Hearne, T.: Place" – Ted...

Violinist and Teacher Victor Danchenko Has Died, Aged 83

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Born in Russia, Mr. Danchenko was a gold medalist at the Soviet National Competition. He was a faculty member at the Curtis Institute, the Peabody...

Prizes Awarded at Poland's Jahnke National Violin Competition

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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

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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...

Senior Prizes Awarded at Belgium’s Leonid Kogan Violin Competition

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The 2020 Leonid Kogan International Competition for Young Violinists, in Brussels, Belgium, announced their senior category prize winners. First prize in the 14 to 17...

VC INTERVIEW | Ross Binnie - Cleveland Orchestra's New Streaming Platform, Adella

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Congratulations on the launch of your new streaming app. Adella. Thank you! We are pleased at the positive response from our audience so far.   What can...

2020 Winners Announced at New York’s Young Concert Artists International Auditions

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Founded in 1961 by Susan Wadsworth, The Young Concert Artists International Auditions differ from a competition, as there are no rankings, and any number of...

VC INTERVIEW | Gillian Friedman Fox - Dallas Symphony's Women in Classical Music Symposium

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The Violin Channel recently sat down with Gillian Friedman Fox, Director of SOLUNA and Contemporary Programs of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra to discuss the...

VC GIVEAWAY | Enter to Win 1 of 5 Signed Copies of Christoph Koncz's New "Mozart's Violin" CDs

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To help celebrate this week’s international release of violinist Christoph Koncz's new "Mozart's Violin" CD, The Violin Channel, in conjunction with our good friends at...

Dallas Symphony Hosting 2020 Women in Classical Music Symposium

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This week, Dallas Symphony Orchestra will commence their 2020 "Women in Classical Music Symposium" in-person and virtually from the 8th to the 11th of...

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Santiago Cañón-Valencia, 25 - Queen Elisabeth & Tchaikovsky Competition Major Prize Winner

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A professional studies student of Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt at the Kronberg Academy, Santiago is a former major prize winner at the Sphinx Competition and the Sphinx,...

Remembering Erika Morini and Her Stolen 1727 "Davidoff" Stradivarius

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Austrian-born violinist Erika Morini died on this day in 1995 - aged 91. A protege of Otakar Ševčík, Ms Morini is remembered as one of the...

Former University of Michigan Violin Professor Arrested

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Announced by the US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Michigan, the alleged crimes occurred in 2002. Shipps could face up to 15...

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VC YOUNG ARTIST | Kerson Leong, 23 – Menuhin Competition 1st Prize Winner

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An Associated Artist at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel in Belgium, where he was mentored by Augustin Dumay, Kerson is a former Junior 1st...

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