Friday, July 19, 2019

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Henryk Szeryng – Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5 [1970]

Never-before-uploaded 1970 archival audio recording of luminary violinist Henryk Szeryng performing Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major - with conductor Alexander Gibson...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Albert Spalding – Brahms Violin Concerto [1952 ARCHIVAL]

1952 never-before-uploaded archival audio recording of legendary American violinist Albert Spalding performing Brahms Violin Concerto - with conductor Wilhelm Loibner and the Tonkunstler Orchestra.   https://youtu.be/EYv1yLF4BAs ALBERT...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star Christian Li – Vitali ‘Chaconne’ [2019]

11-year-old VC Rising Star Christian Li from Australia performing Vitali's Chaconne - with pianist Laurence Matheson. Recorded live in June, 2019 - at the Australian National...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Kerson Leong – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto [2019]

22-year-old Canadian violinist, VC Young Artist Kerson Leong performing Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in D Major – with conductor Daniel Myssyk and the Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Do Gyung Anna Im – Michael Hill Violin Comp, 1st Prize [2019]

21-year-old South Korean violinist Do Gyung Anna Im’s 1st prize-winning performance in the Final of the 2019 Michael Hill International Violin Competition. Recorded live on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Eric Tsai – Michael Hill Violin Comp, 2nd Prize [2019]

22-year-old American violinist Eric Tsai‘s 2nd prize-winning performance in the Final of the 2019 Michael Hill International Violin Competition. Recorded live on the 8th of June...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Jevgenijs Cepoveckis – Michael Hill Violin Comp, 3rd Prize [2019]

23-year-old Latvian violinist Jevgenijs Cepovecki‘s 3rd prize-winning performance in the Final of the 2019 Michael Hill International Violin Competition. Recorded live on the 8th of June...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Ilya Grubert – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto [1992]

Incredible 1992 archival footage of Latvian violinist Ilya Grubert performing Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto in D Major – with conductor Ermir Krantja and the Filarmonica...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Hao Zhou – Montreal International Violin Comp, 1st Prize [2019]

22-year-old American violinist Hao Zhou‘s 1st prize-winning performance in the Final of the 2019 Concours Musical International de Montréal. Recorded live on the 5th of June...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Johanna Pichlmair – Montreal International Violin Comp, 2nd Prize [2019]

28-year-old Austrian violinist Johanna Pichlmair‘s 2nd prize-winning performance in the Final of the 2019 Concours Musical International de Montréal. Recorded live on the 5th of...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Fumika Mohri – Montreal International Violin Comp, 3rd Prize [2019]

25-year-old Japanese violinist Fumika Mohri‘s 3rd prize-winning performance in the Final of the 2019 Concours Musical International de Montréal. Recorded live on the 5th of June...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Pinchas Zukerman – Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 [2019]

Israeli-American violinist Pinchas Zukerman performing Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor – with conductor Andrew Manze and the NDR Radiophilharmonie. Recorded live on the 30th...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Filip Pogady – Sibelius Violin Concerto [2019]

Slovakian-born violin virtuoso and male fashion model Filip Pogady performing Sibelius Violin Concerto in D Minor - with conductor Laszlo Marosi and the NorCal Music Festival Orchestra. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Janine Jansen – Sibelius Violin Concerto [2019]

Superstar Dutch violinist Janine Jansen performing Sibelius Violin Concerto - with conductor Christoph Eschenbach and the SWR Symphonieorchester. Recorded live on the 10th of May,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Kyung-Wha Chung & Heinz Holliger – Bach Concerto for Violin & Oboe [1982]

1982 archival footage of violinist Kyung-Wha Chung and oboist Heinz Holliger performing Bach's Concerto for Violin and Oboe in C Minor. Recorded live with conductor...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Ray Chen – Ponce ‘Estrellita’ (Arr. Heifetz) [2019]

VC Artist Ray Chen performing Jascha Heifetz's arrangement of Manuel M. Ponce's Estrellita (My Little Star) – with the Amsterdam Sinfonietta. Recorded live on the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist VC Artist Dami Kim – Dvorak Violin Concerto [2018]

South Korean violin virtuoso, VC Artist Dami Kim performing Dvorak Violin Concerto in A Minor – with conductor Damian Iorio and the Slovenska Filharmonia. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Francisco Fullana – Stravinsky Violin Concerto [2017]

VC Artist Francisco Fullana performing Stravinsky's Violin Concerto in D Major - with conductor Lanfranco Marcelletti and the Orquesta Sinfónica de Xalapa. Recorded live on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Kerson Leong – Bruch Violin Concerto [2019]

22-year-old VC Young Artist Kerson Leong performing Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor - with conductor Kasparov Zehnder and the Orchestre Symphonique...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Peabody Institute Cello Gang – Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ [2019]

Cellist Amit Peled and Peabody Institute students Jiaoyang Xu, Mafalda Santos, Joseph Staten, Ismael Guerrero and Tzu Jou Yeh performing Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody - newly...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Cellist Yo-Yo Ma – Bach Cello Suite, US-Mexico Border [2019]

Superstar cellist Yo-Yo Ma performing Bach’s 6th Solo Cello Suite live at the US-Mexico border - in protest to the Trump administration's recent immigration...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Mischa Elman – Mendelssohn Violin Concerto [1948 ARCHIVAL]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1948 archival performance of luminary violinist Mischa Elman performing Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E Minor – with conductor Antal Dorati and the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Mischa Elman – Bruch Violin Concerto [1956 ARCHIVAL]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1956 archival performance of luminary violinist Mischa Elman performing Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor - with conductor Sir Adrian...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Bronislaw Huberman – Mozart Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major [1934 ARCHIVAL]

Never-before-uploaded 1934 archival audio recording of violinist Bronislaw Huberman performing Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major - with conductor Issai Dobrowen and...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Gérard Poulet – Mozart Violin Concerto No. 4 [1952 ARCHIVAL]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1952 archival audio recording of violinist Gérard Poulet performing Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major. Recorded live with conductor Rudolf Paumgartner...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star Christian Li – Dvorak ‘Sonatina’, 11-Years-Old [2019]

2018 Junior Menuhin Competition 1st prize winner, 11-year-old violinist VC Rising Star Christian Li performing Dvorak’s 'Sonatina' in G Major - with pianist Laurence...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Alena Baeva & Vadym Kholodenko – Respighi Violin Sonata [2018]

Russian-born violinist Alena Baeva and pianist Vadym Kholodenko performing Respighi's Violin Sonata in B Minor. Recorded live on the 22nd of August 2018 - at...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Mischa Elman – Beethoven Violin Concerto [1956 ARCHIVAL]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1956 archival audio recording of legendary violinist Mischa Elman performing Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D Major. Recorded live with conductor Georg Solti and...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Henning Kraggerud – ‘Winter’ from Vivaldi’s ‘Four Seasons’ [CHILLY]

Norwegian violinist Henning Kraggerud performing Winter from Vivaldi’s Four Seasons - with the Arctic Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra. Recorded in Winter 2019 outdoors at the Fjellheisen...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Leonid Kogan – Mendelssohn Violin Concerto [1959 ARCHIVAL]

Never-before-uploaded 1959 archival audio of luminary Russian violinist Leonid Kogan performing Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E Minor - with conductor Constantin Silvestri and the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star Christian Li – ‘Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso’ [2019]

11-year-old wunderkind, VC Rising Star Christian Li performing Saint Saens' Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso - with conductor Benjamin Northey and the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Isabelle Faust – Schumann Violin Concerto [2019]

German violin virtuoso Isabelle Faust performing Schumann’s Violin Concerto in D Minor – with conductor Francois-Xavier Roth and the Gurzenich-Orchester Koln. Recorded live on the 10th of February, 2019...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Joseph Swensen – Beethoven Violin Concerto [1987 ARCHIVES]

Never-before-uploaded 1987 audio recording of American violinist Joseph Swensen performing Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D Major- with conductor André Previn and the Royal Philharmonic...

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 | Violinist Igor Oistrakh – Brahms Violin Concerto [1981 ARCHIVES]

Incredible 1981 never-before-uploaded archival footage of violinist Igor Oistrakh performing Brahms Violin Concerto in D Major – with conductor Odon Alonso and the RTVE Symphony...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Zukerman Trio – Arensky Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor [2019]

The New York-based Zukerman Trio, comprising violinist Pinchas Zukerman, cellist Amanda Forsyth and pianist Angela Cheng performing Anton Arensky’s Piano Trio No. 1 in D...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Himari Yoshimura – Grumiaux Junior Comp Grand Prize, 7-Years-Old [2019]

7-year-old violinist Himari Yoshimura from Japan's Grand Prize winning performance in the Junior Category Final of the 2019 Grumiaux International Competition for Young Violinists –...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violist Yuri Bashmet – Berlioz ‘Harold in Italy’ [1985 ARCHIVES]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1985 archival footage of Russian viola virtuoso Yuri Bashmet performing Berlioz’s Harold in Italy – with conductor Vladimir Fedoseyev and the Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p__u-kFDoEo YURI...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Leonidas Kavakos – Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1 [2018]

Superstar violinist Leonidas Kavakos performing Shostakovich's Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor - with conductor Cristian Măcelaru and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Danbi Um & Amy Yang – Brahms Violin Sonata No. 1 [2019]

South Korean violinist Danbi Um and pianist Amy Yang performing Brahms’ Violin Sonata No. 1 in G Major - live from the Astral Artists...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Mihaela Martin & Deanna Aikman – James Aikman Violin Sonata No. 1 [1986]

Never-before-uploaded 1986 archival footage of violinist Mihaela Martin and pianist Deanna Aikman performing contemporary composer James Aikman's Violin Sonata No. 1. Recorded live on the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Ida Haendel – Saint-Saëns Violin Concerto No. 3, Proms Festival [1989]

Never-before-uploaded 1989 archival footage of luminary violinist Ida Haendel performing Saint-Saëns’ Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor - with conductor John Pritchard and...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist YooJin Jiang – Beethoven Violin Concerto [2019]

27-year-old VC Young Artist YooJin Jiang performing Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D Major - with conductor Barbara Schubert and the DuPage Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Legendary Violinist Joseph Szigeti – Brahms Violin Concerto [1928 ARCHIVES]

Never-before-uploaded 1928 archival audio recording of luminary Hungarian violin virtuoso Joseph Szigeti performing Brahms Violin Concerto in D Major. Recorded with conductor Hamilton Harty and...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist VC Artist Ray Chen – Tartini ‘Devil’s Trill’ Sonata [2019]

Superstar violinist, VC Artist Ray Chen performing Tartini’s Devil’s Trill Sonata - arranged for solo violin and chamber orchestra. Recorded live on the 17th of February,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Isabelle Faust & Kristian Bezuidenhout – Mendelssohn Double Concerto [2019]

Violinist Isabelle Faust and pianist Kristian Bezuidenhout performing Mendelssohn’s Double Concerto for Violin, Piano and Strings in D Minor. Recorded live at London’s Barbican Hall on the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Diana Adamyan – Grieg Violin Sonata No. 2 [2019]

18-year-old Armenian violinist, VC Young Artist Diana Adamyan and pianist Polina Sasko performing Grieg’s Violin Sonata No. 2 in G Major. Recorded live on the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Gidon Kremer – Mozart Violin Concerto No.4 in D Major [1987]

Never-before-uploaded 1987 archival footage of violinist Gidon Kremer performing Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major. Recorded live conductor Nicolaus Harnoncourt and the Vienna...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Verona Quartet – Janáček String Quartet No. 2 ‘Intimate Letters’ [2019]

VC Artist Verona Quartet performing Leoš Janáček's String Quartet No. 2 Intimate Letters. Recorded at the New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall - in Boston.   https://youtu.be/KfG271cXFco VC ARTISTS VERONA QUARTET |...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Bomsori Kim & Rafał Blechacz – Live From Hong Kong Yellow Lounge [2019]

Violinist, VC Artist Bomsori Kim and acclaimed Polish pianist Rafał Blechacz performing live from the newly-opened Yellow Lounge in Hong Kong. Recorded and streamed on the...

LATEST

VC ARTIST OF THE WEEK

VC YOUNG ARTIST | Stephen Waarts, 23 – Queen Elisabeth, Menuhin & Montreal Comp Major Prizes

23-year-old Dutch-American violin virtuoso Stephen Waarts is firmly establishing an international reputation as one of the most prodigiously gifted young concert artists to emerge...

VIDEOS

ON THIS DAY

OUT NOW