Sunday, September 27, 2020

VC HIDDEN GEMS | American Violin Virtuoso, Oscar Shumsky

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of American violin virtuoso and conductor, Oscar Shumsky. A student of Leopold Auer and Efrem Zimbalist, Mr Shumsky was widely respected amongst...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | Bulgarian Violin Virtuoso Vasco Abadjiev

This week VC explores the recordings of thwarted Bulgarian violin virtuoso Vasco Abadjiev. A recognised child prodigy, he made his international debut aged 6 -...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | Legendary Violinist Mischa Elman – ‘The Mellifluous Tone’

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of Russian-born American violin virtuoso Mischa Elman. A celebrated child prodigy of famed pedagogue Leopold Auer, Maestro...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | Preeminent British Cello Virtuoso Jacqueline du Pré

This week VC explores the recordings of thwarted British cello virtuoso Jacqueline du Pré. Passing away in 1987 - aged just 42 - after a...

VC HIDDEN GEMS |Virtuoso Erick Friedman – ‘One of the Most Gifted Violinists of the 20th Century’

This week VC explores the recordings of American violin virtuoso Erick Friedman. A student of Ivan Galamian, Nathan Milstein and Jascha Heifetz, he is remembered...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | Italian Violin Virtuoso, Salvatore Accardo

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of Italian violin virtuoso, Salvatore Accardo. Now 74 years old, Maestro Accardo is a former 1st prize winner...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | Russian-Ukrainian Violin Virtuoso Julian Sitkovetsky 

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of thwarted Russian-Ukrainian violin virtuoso Julian Sitkovetsky. A student of eminent Soviet teacher Abram Yampolsky, Maestro Sitkovetsky is remembered...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | Jewish Polish-Mexican Violin Virtuoso Henryk Szeryng

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of Jewish Polish-Mexican violin virtuoso, Henryk Szeryng. A protégé of Carl Flesch and Jacques Thibaud, he fled Poland under persecution during...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | Thwart Polish virtuoso Josef Hassid

This week VC explores the recordings of thwart Polish virtuoso Josef Hassid | A prodigious student of Carl Flesch, Hassid was destined for a...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | French Violin Virtuoso, Christian Ferras

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of thwarted French violin virtuoso, Christian Ferras. A protégé of George Enescu, and once a favoured soloist of conductor Herbert...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | Unassuming American Violin Virtuoso, David Nadien

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of unassuming American violin virtuoso David Nadien. DAVID NADIEN | TCHAIKOVSKY | 'PAS DE DEUX' FROM SWAN...

VC HIDDEN GEMS | American Violinist, Aaron Rosand – Legendary ‘Rosand Tone’

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of American violin virtuoso Aaron Rosand. A student of Leon Sametini and Efrem Zimbalist, Mr Rosand has enjoyed...

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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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