Monday, February 18, 2019

VC LIVE | Christopher Cerrone’s Violin Concerto World Premiere – Jennifer Koh, Detroit Symphony [LIVE]

VC Facebook Live webcast of composer Christopher Cerrone's Violin Concerto Breaks and Breaks - performed by violinist Jennifer Koh, conductor Peter Oundjian and the Detroit Symphony...

VC VOX POP | “What Work in Another Instrument’s Repertoire Are You Jealous That It’s Not In Yours?” [Q&A]

“What work in another instrument's repertoire are you jealous that it's not in yours?” The Violin Channel recently caught up with 30+ of the world’s top string...

MEET THE PROS | Violinist Simone Lamsma – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Dutch violin virtuoso, Simone Lamsma. We sat her down for a fun game of VC 20 Questions –...

VC WEB BLOG | D’Addario’s Fan-Chia Tao: ‘Understanding String Tension’ [BLOG]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with D’Addario Orchestral Strings' respected Research & Development Director, Mr Fan-Chia Tao. In a VC-exclusive blog, Fan guides us through...

VC LIVE | Facebook Livestream – Emerson String Quartet [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with the acclaimed Emerson String Quartet in New York City – for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with their...

VC VOX POP | “Are You Okay with Audiences Clapping Between Movements?” [Q&A]

“Are you okay with audiences clapping between movements?” The Violin Channel recently caught up with 30+ of the world’s top string players to find out … Korean-American...

VC LIVE | Facebook Livestream – Time for Three (Feat. Joshua Bell) [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught the genre-crossing string trio, Time for Three at Joe's Pub, in New York City - for a downtown early evening set. Performance includes...

MEET THE PROS | VC Young Artist Yu-Chien Benny Tseng – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Taiwanese violinist, VC Young Artist Yu-Chien Benny Tseng. We sat him down for a fun game of VC...

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – Cellist Alisa Weilerstein [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with cellist Alisa Weilerstein at the 92nd Street Y in New York City – for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with her fans.

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...

MEET THE PROS | Violinist Vadim Gluzman – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Ukrainian-born Israeli violin virtuoso Vadim Gluzman. We sat him down for a fun game of VC 20 Questions...

VC WEB BLOG | Coregami Creator, Kevin Yu – Changing Formal Wear for Musicians [BLOG]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with the creator of Coregami concert dress shirts – the world’s first moisture-wicking high-performance tuxedo shirt. In a VC-exclusive...

VC INTERVIEW | Violist Kim Kashkashian – Fundraising ‘Music for Food’ Concert Series

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Grammy Award-winning violist and pedagogue Kim Kashkashian on her rapidly growing concert series 'Music for Food' –...

VC VOX POP | “What Essentials Do You Keep in Your Instrument Case?” [Q&A]

“What essentials do you keep in your instrument case?" The Violin Channel recently caught up with 30+ of the world’s top string players to find out...

MEET THE PROS | Cellist VC Artist Kian Soltani – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Persian-Austrian cellist, VC Artist Kian Soltani. We sat him down for a fun game of VC 20 Questions...

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – Lara St. John & Matt Herskowitz [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with violinist Lara St. John and pianist Matt Herskowitz for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with their fans – live from New...

MEET THE PROS | Cellist David Finckel – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with cellist, and co-Artistic Director of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the [email protected] Festival, Mr David Finckel. We...

VC WEB BLOG | D’Addario’s Fan-Chia Tao: ‘New Strings to Make Your Violin Sound Like a Cello’ [OMG]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with D’Addario Orchestral Strings‘ respected Research & Development Director, Mr Fan-Chia Tao. In a VC-exclusive blog, Fan talks us...

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – Violinist VC Artist Augustin Hadelich [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Italian-German violin virtuoso VC Artist Augustin Hadelich – for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with his fans.

VC INTERVIEW | Violinist Nicola Benedetti – Live From Her 13-city North American “Vivaldi” Tour

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Scottish violin soloist Nicola Benedetti - in the midst of her North American tour as soloist with the...

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – Cellist David Finckel & Pianist Wu Han [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with their fans - live from...

MEET THE PROS | Violinist Elmar Oliveira – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Portuguese-American violinist Elmar Oliveira - Distinguished Artist in Residence at Lynn University and Founder & Artistic Director of the inaugural...

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – VC Artist Violinist Ray Chen [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with violinist VC Artist Ray Chen in New York City – for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with his fans.

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – 2017 Elmar Oliveira Violin Comp Prize Winners [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with the 2017 Elmar Oliveira International Violin Competition prize winners, Hannah Tarley, VC Young Artist Sirena Huang, Alina Ming...

VC INTERVIEW | Elmar Oliveira – Artistic Director, Elmar Oliveira International Violin Comp [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with violinist Elmar Oliveira, Distinguished Artist in Residence at Lynn University and Founder & Artistic Director of the inaugural...

VC WEBSTREAM | 2017 Elmar Oliveira International Violin Competition Final [LIVE]

  2017 ELMAR OLIVEIRA INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION | FINAL ROUND | GUILLERMO FIGUEROA | LYNN PHILHARMONIA   Saturday, February 4, 2017 7:30 PM - Day 1 Hannah Tarley...

MEET THE PROS | Cellist Alexander Buzlov – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Russian cello virtuoso, Alexander Buzlov. We sat him down for a fun game of VC 20 Questions –...

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – Calidore String Quartet [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with the acclaimed New York-based Calidore String Quartet – for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with their fans.

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – Pacifica String Quartet [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with the acclaimed Pacifica Quartet at the 92nd Street Y in New York City – for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with their...

MEET THE PROS | Violinist Koichiro Harada – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with acclaimed Japanese pedagogue and former Tokyo String Quartet violinist, Mr Koichiro Harada. We sat him down for a...

VC VOX POP | “Are You Ok Being Filmed on a Cell Phone During a Performance?” [Q&A]

"Are you ok with audience members using their cell phones to record you during a performance?" The Violin Channel recently caught up with 30+ of the...

MEET THE PROS | Violinist Jaime Laredo – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Cleveland Institute of Music violin pedagogue and conductor, Mr Jaime Laredo. We sat him down for a fun game...

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – Violinist Vadim Gluzman [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Ukrainian-born Israeli violin virtuoso Vadim Gluzman for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with his fans.

MEET THE PROS | VC Young Artist Simone Porter – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with American violinist, VC Young Artist Simone Porter. We sat her down for a fun game of VC 20...

VC VOX POP | “Are There Any Classical Musicians Who’ve Made You Star-Struck?” [Q&A]

"Are there any classical musicians who made you star-struck on your first meeting?" The Violin Channel recently caught up with 30+ of the world's top string...

MEET THE PROS | Russian-Swiss Violinist Ilya Gringolts – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Russian-born Swiss violin virtuoso and 2016 Henryk Wieniawski International Violin Competition jury member, Ilya Gringolts. We sat him...

VC VOX POP | “Tell Us … What is Your Preferred Tuning A-Pitch Frequency?”

The Violin Channel recently caught up with 30+ of the world's top string instrumentalists for a quick Q&A quiz. This week's question: 'What is your preferred...

MEET THE PROS | Violinist Peter Zazofsky – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with American violinist and 2016 Wieniawski International Violin Competition juror, Peter Zazofsky – in Poznan, Poland. We sat him...

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – VC Artists Attacca String Quartet [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with the New York-based VC Artists Attacca Quartet – for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with their fans.

MEET THE PROS | Violinist Kirill Troussov – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Russian-German violinist and 2016 Schoenfeld International Violin Competition juror, Kirill Troussov - in Harbin, China. We sat him...

MEET THE PROS | VC Young Artist Ji Young Lim – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with 2015 Queen Elisabeth international Violin Competition 1st Prize winner, South Korean VC Young Artist Ji Young Lim. We sat...

VC WEB BLOG | Juilliard Students Vs Westboro Baptist Church: ‘Fighting Hate with Love’ [BLOG]

NEW YORK, NEW YORK ― The Violin Channel recently caught up with Juilliard School students Leerone Hakami and Lauren Siess - who were both actively involved...

MEET THE PROS | VC Young Artist Timothy Chooi – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with 22 year old VC Young Artist Timothy Chooi from Canada. We sat him down for a fun game of...

VC LIVE | Facebook Livestream – Violinist Philippe Quint [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Russian-American violinist Philippe Quint – for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with his fans.

MEET THE PROS | Cellist Lynn Harrell – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with legendary American cello virtuoso Lynn Harrell – jury chair of the 2016 Schoenfeld International String Competition, in Harbin, China. We sat...

VC LIVE | Facebook Livestream – String Trio, Time for Three [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recent caught up with the classically-trained genre-crossing string trio, Time for Three – for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with their fans.

MEET THE PROS | Violinist, Shlomo Mintz – VC 20 Questions [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Israeli violin virtuoso, Shlomo Mintz - jury Chair of the 2016 Schoenfeld International String Competition. We sat him down...

Violin Virtuoso Erick Friedman Born On This Day in 1939 [ON-THIS-DAY]

American violinist Erick Friedman was born on this day in 1939. A student of Ivan Galamian, Nathan Milstein and Jascha Heifetz, he is remembered as one of the most gifted...

Violin Virtuoso Zino Francescatti Born On This Day [ON-THIS-DAY]

French violin virtuoso René-Charles "Zino" Francescatti was born on this day in 1902. Dying in 1991, Maestro Francescatti is remembered as one of the pre-eminent...

VC WEB BLOG | D’Addario’s Fan-Chia Tao: ‘How to Choose the Right Strings’ [BLOG]

LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK ― The Violin Channel recently caught up with D'Addario Orchestral Strings' respected Research & Development Director, Mr Fan-Chia Tao. In a VC-exclusive blog, Fan talks...

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