Saturday, June 6, 2020

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Yuya Okamoto – Queen Elisabeth Cello Comp 2nd Prize [VIDEO]

22 year old Yuya Okamoto from Japan’s 2nd prize winning performance in the Final of the 2017 Queen Elisabeth International Cello Competition. Recorded live with...

Austria’s Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg Announces New Chief Conductor

It has been announced today that 38 year old Italian violinist and conductor Riccardo Minasi has been appointed as the new Chief Conductor of...

VC GIVEAWAY | Win 1 of 3 Double VC Artist Ray Chen VIP Carnegie Hall Ticket Packs [ENTER]

The Violin Channel is this week giving away 3 x double VC Artist Ray Chen VIP Carnegie Hall ticket packs - each containing 2 premium...

19-Year-Old Violinist/Conductor Signed to Prestigious London Management Agency

It has been announced today that 19-year-old British violinist and conductor Stephanie Childress has been signed to Harrison Parrott Artist Management, in London - for worldwide...

AUDITION | The Macao Orchestra, Macao – ‘Viola Tutti’ Position

The Macao Orchestra is currently accepting applications for a ‘Viola Tutti’ position. Applications to be received by August 19th, 2015. For further details, visit:  http://bit.ly/1KCQGbT

BREAKING | Norwegian Air Issues Apology for Refusing Violins in Plane Cabin

Norwegian Air has today issued an official apology and vow to change their stance on instrument transportation following an incident at Copenhagen airport on...

VC DESERT ISLAND DOWNLOADS | Violinist Donald Weilerstein – ‘5 Recordings I Can’t Live Without’

The Violin Channel recently caught up with New England Conservatory and The Juilliard School violin pedagogue, Mr Donald Weilerstein – for a fun game of VC Desert...

VC WEB BLOG | Cellist Harry Wimmer – ‘Juilliard School’s Ms Shirley Givens Memorial’ [TRIBUTE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with New York-based cello pedagogue, Mr Harry Wimmer – husband of the late violinist Ms Shirley Givens, who passed away on 10th of January, aged...

VC STORE | Now Stocking – ‘The Professional’ Menuhin Violin & Viola Mutes

Available for the first time in 20 years, the Menuhin-style 'Professional' violin & viola mutes  - designed with a brass insert to create effective...

AUDITION | Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra, Germany – ‘Solo Viola’ Position

The Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra is currently accepting applications for the 'Solo Viola' position. Applications to be received by January 11th, 2014. For further details...

AUDITION | Orquesta Filarmonica de Jalisco, Mexico – ‘Principal and Associate Principal Cello’ Positions

The Orquesta Filarmonica de Jalisco is currently accepting applications for ‘Principal and Associate Principal Cello’ positions. Applications to be received by August 28th, 2015. For...

UK’s 2018 BBC ‘Young Musician of the Year’ Category Finalists Announced

The 25 category finalists have this week been announced in London for the 2018 ‘BBC Young Musician of the Year‘ Awards. Widely regarded as the...

VC STORE | Now Stocking – Aaron Rosand ‘A Musical Memoir of Live Performances’ DVD Set – $49.95

Available for the first time, Aaron Rosand's ‘A Musical Memoir of Live Performances’ DVD set – a 4 disc chronological memoir of live performances...

AUDITION | Britten Sinfonia, United Kingdom – ‘No. 3 1st Violin’ Position

The Britten Sinfonia is currently accepting applications for a ‘No. 3 1st Violin’ position. Applications to be received by October 4th, 2015. For further...

OUT NOW | Violinists Jameson Cooper & James Dickenson ‘Spohr: Violin Duets’ [LISTEN]

Naxos Records has announced the release of English violinists Jameson Cooper and James Dickenson's new album: Spohr: Violin Duets. This disc features 19th Century violinist Louis Spohr's 4...

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VC YOUNG ARTIST | Inmo Yang, 24 – Paganini International Violin Competition 1st Prize Winner

24-year-old Korean violin virtuoso Inmo Yang is quickly building an international reputation as one of the new generation's most outstanding young string virtuosi -...

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