Wednesday, September 23, 2020

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Gidon Kremer & Kim Kashkashian – Mozart ‘Sinfonia Concertante’ [1984]

1984 archival performance of violinist Gidon Kremer and violist Kim Kashkashian performing Mozart's 'Sinfonia Concertante' - with conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt and the Wiener Philharmoniker. VC...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Miró Quartet – Masterclass Coaching With Isaac Stern [1998]

1998 archival footage of the American-based Miró Quartet - in coaching with legendary violinist Isaac Stern, at the Jerusalem Music Center. The Miró Quartet will...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | VC Young Artist María Dueñas – Kogan International Violin Competition [2017]

The then 15-year-old VC Young Artist María Dueñas' 1st prize winning performance in the Final of the 2017 Leonid Kogan International Competition for Young...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Ida Haendel – Saint-Saëns Violin Concerto No. 3 [1989]

1989 archival footage of luminary violinist Ida Haendel performing Saint-Saëns’ Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor - with conductor John Pritchard and the...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Violinist Midori – Carnegie Hall Debut, 18-Years-Old [1990]

The then 18-year-old violin virtuoso Midori performing Ernst's 'The Last Rose of Summer' - as part of her 1990 Carnegie Hall recital debut. It was announced...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | VC Young Artist Diana Adamyan – Menuhin Competition 1st Prize [2018]

The then 18-year-old VC Young Artist Diana Adamyan’s 1st prize winning performance in the Senior Final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Diana was this week...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | VC Young Artist Kerson Leong – Menuhin Competition 1st Prize [2010]

The then 13-year-old VC Young Artist Kerson Leong's 1st prize winning performance in the Final of the 2010 Junior Menuhin Competition – in Oslo. Kerson...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | African-American Clarinetist Anthony McGill – President Obama’s Inauguration [2009]

2009 archival performance by New York Philharmonic Principal Clarinetist, Anthony McGill - live at President Barack Obama's 2009 Presidential Inauguration Ceremony. Recorded live with cellist Yo...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Violinist Bella Hristova – Bach ‘Chaconne’ [2013]

2013 Curtis Institute of Music archival recording of violinist Bella Hristova performing the 'Chaconne' from Bach's Solo Violin Partita No. 2 in D Minor. Enter...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | VC Artist Bomsori Kim – ARD Violin Competition Top Prize [2013]

Top prize winning performance by the then 23-year-old VC Artist Bomsori Kim - in the Final of the 2013 ARD International Violin Competition, in Munich,...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | VC Young Artist María Dueñas – Zhuhai Violin Competition 1st Prize [2017]

The then 14-year-old VC Young Artist María Dueñas' 1st prize winning performance in the Final of the 2017 2nd Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Anne Akiko Meyers – Kreisler ‘Recitativo & Scherzo’ [1988]

Incredible 1988 archival performance of the then 17-year-old violinist Anne Akiko Meyers performing Kreisler's ‘Recitativo & Scherzo’. Enter now to win 1 of 5 signed...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Steven Isserlis – Elgar Cello Concerto in E Minor [1995]

1995 archival performance by British cellist Steven Isserlis performing Elgar’s Cello Concerto in E Minor – with conductor Tadaaki Otaka and the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. The Violin...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | VC Artist William Hagen – Queen Elisabeth Competition [2015]

The-then 22-year-old VC Artist William Hagen's prize winning performing in the Final of the 2015 Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition, in Brussels. Enter now to...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Sheku Kanneh-Mason – BBC ‘Young Musician of the Year’ [2016]

Impressive 1st prize winning performance of the then 17-year-old British cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason performing Shostakovich's 1st Cello Concerto - in the Final of the...

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VC ARTIST | Brannon Cho, 25 – Paulo International Cello Competition 1st Prize

Brannon is a graduate of Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music and the New England Conservatory, where he studied with Hans Jørgen Jensen and...

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