Tuesday, July 7, 2020

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Christopher Cerrone’s Concerto for Violin and Orchestra ‘Breaks and Breaks’ [2018]

Violinist Jennifer Koh performing American composer Christopher Cerrone‘s world-premiere performance of Concerto for Violin and Orchestra 'Breaks and Breaks' - with conductor Peter Oundjian and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Lisa Batiashvili – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto [2018]

Violinist Lisa Batiashvili performing Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto - with conductor Daniel Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra. Recorded live on the 21st August, 2018 -...

VC LIVE | 2019 Rockport Chamber Music Festival – ‘Reimagining Flamenco’ [LIVESTREAM]

Watch the 2019 Rockport Chamber Music Festival live on The Violin Channel – direct from Rockport, Massachusetts. 2019 ROCKPORT CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL 'REIMAGINING FLAMENCO' LIVE FROM...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Takács Quartet – Mozart ‘Dissonance’ Quartet, Grant Teton Festival [2019]

The University of Boulder-based Takács Quartet performing Mozart's 'Dissonance' String Quartet No. 19 in C Major. Recorded live on the 31st of July, 2019 – at...

VC LIVE | Violinist Philippe Quint’s ‘Chaplin’s Smile’ CD Launch – Live from New York [LIVE]

VC Facebook Live webcast of violinist Philippe Quint and pianist Marta Aznavoorian - live from the launch of their new Warner Classics Chaplin's Smile CD. Recorded...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | VC Young Artist Kerson Leong – ‘Bartok Duets’ … with Himself [TWINNING]

Canadian VC Young Artist Kerson Leong ... performing Bartok's 'Ruthenian Kolomeika for Two Violins' .... with .... himself ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1pWdqanQy8 VC YOUNG ARTIST KERSON LEONG (2X) |...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Sirena Huang – 2016 Shanghai Violin Comp, 3rd Prize [VIDEO]

Violinist Sirena Huang, from the United States performing Wieniawski’s 'Faust Fantasie Brillante' and Bartok's Violin Concerto No. 2 – in the Final of the...

THROWBACK THURSDAY | Viktor Tretiakov, 1966 Tchaikovsky Violin Comp – 1st Prize

Incredible 1966 archival footage of the then 19 year old Viktor Tretiakov's 1st prize winning performance of Tchaikovsky's 'Valse-Scherzo' at the 1966 Tchaikovsky International...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Timothy Ridout & Frank Dupree – Bowen Viola Sonata No. 1 [2019]

23-year-old violist, VC Young Artist Timothy Ridout and pianist Frank Dupree performing York Bowen's Viola Sonata No. 1 in C Minor Op. 81. Recorded live...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Nathan Meltzer – Franck Violin Sonata [2019]

19-year-old VC Young Artist Nathan Meltzer and pianist Elisabeth Brauß performing Franck's Violin Sonata in A Major. Recorded live in March, 2019 - at St...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | Cellist Ida Riegels – Unique ‘Horse Riding School Concert’ [NEIGH]

Danish cellist Ida Riegels performing this month ... at a very unique concert hosted by the Swiss Eschbach Horsemanship Riding School ... Ida is currently...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Richard Lin – 2016 Wieniawski Comp 5th Prize [VIDEO]

25 year old VC Young Artist Richard Lin's 5th prize winning performances – in the Final of the 2016 Henryk Wieniawski International Violin Competition, in Poznań, Poland. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lA6B5UQbznI&showinfo=0&autohide=1 RICHARD...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Recently Re-Discovered Johan Halvorsen (b.1864) Violin Concerto [NEW-AGAIN]

Lost for over a century after its original low-key premiere in 1909, the 22 minute Violin Concerto of Johan Halvorsen (b. 1864) was re-premiered in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Himari Yoshimura – Sarasate ‘Zigeunerweisen’, 8-Years-Old [2019]

8-year-old Japanese violinist Himari Yoshimura's 1st prize winning performance - in the Final of the 2019 Nutcracker International Television Contest for Young Musicians, in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Francisco Fullana – Enrique Granados Violin Sonata [2018]

Spanish violin virtuoso, VC Artist Francisco Fullana and pianist Jiayi Shi performing Enrique Granados' Sonata for Violin and Piano. Recorded live on 22nd of March, 2018 -...

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Italian-born German-American violinist Augustin Hadelich has firmly established himself in recent years as one of the new generation’s top-tier concert virtuosi - sometimes described...

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