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VC HIDDEN GEMS | Soviet Violin Virtuoso Leonid Kogan

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of Soviet violinist Leonid Kogan. A brilliant and compelling, yet shy artist, his profile has been sadly somewhat...

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 | 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 |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 | American Violin Virtuoso Michael Rabin [VIDEO]

This week The Violin Channel explores the recordings of the late, great American violin virtuoso Michael Rabin. MICHAEL RABIN | KREISLER | TAMBOURIN CHINOIS | BELL...

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 | 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 | French Violin Virtuoso Ginette Neveu

This week VC explores the recordings of thwarted French virtuoso Ginette Neveu Ginette Neveu | Chausson | Poeme | Charles Munch | Prague | 1946 A...

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 | Soviet Violin Virtuoso Boris Goldstein

This week VC explores the recordings of Soviet violin virtuoso Boris Goldstein A child prodigy of eminent Soviet pedagogue Pyotr Stolyarsky, Maestro Goldstein was a former prize...

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 -...

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VC YOUNG ARTIST | Risa Hokamura, 17 – Indianapolis Comp & Young Concert Artists Major Prizes

17-year-old Japanese violinist Risa Hokamura is quickly building an international reputation as a young virtuoso of outstanding potential. A student of Koichiro Harada, Mayuko Kamio and Machie Oguri at the...

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