Friday, May 4, 2018

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Arabella Steinbacher – Brahms Violin Concerto [2015]

Never-before-uploaded performance of German-Japanese violinist Arabella Steinbacher performing the Brahms Violin Concerto - with conductor Sir Roger Norrington and the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal. Recorded live in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Ilya Gringolts – Locatelli ‘il laberinto armonico’ Violin Concerto [2017]

Russian violin virtuoso Ilya Gringolts performing Italian baroque composer Pietro Locatelli's 'il laberinto armonico' Violin Concerto No. 12 in D Major. Recorded live with the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Satu Vänskä – Locatelli Violin Concerto, Australian Chamber Orchestra [2017]

Australian Chamber Orchestra's Principal Violinist Satu Vänskä performing Italian baroque composer Pietro Locatelli's Harmonic Labyrinth Violin Concerto. Recorded live with the Australian Chamber Orchestra - during the 2017...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Diana Adamyan – Menuhin Competition, Senior 1st Prize [2018]

18-year-old Armenian violinist Diana Adamyan's 1st prize-winning performance in the senior final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 21st of April at Victoria Hall, in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Nathan Mierdl – Menuhin Competition, Senior 2nd Prize [2018]

20-year-old French-German violinist Nathan Mierdl's 2nd prize-winning performance in the senior final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 21st of April at Victoria...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | HyunJae Lim – Menuhin Competition, Senior 3rd Prize [2018]

20-year-old South Korean violinist HyunJae Lim's 3rd prize-winning performance in the senior final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 21st of April at Victoria...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Tianyou Ma – Menuhin Competition, Senior 4th Prize [2018]

17-year-old Chinese violinist Tianyou Ma's 4th prize-winning performance in the senior final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 21st of April at Victoria...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Chloe Chua – Menuhin Competition, Junior Joint 1st Prize [2018]

11-year-old Singaporean violinist Chloe Chua's joint 1st prize-winning performance in the junior division final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 20th of...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Christian Li – Menuhin Competition, Junior Joint 1st Prize [2018]

10-year-old Australian violinist Christian Li's joint 1st prize-winning performance in the junior division final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 20th of...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Ruibing Liu – Menuhin Competition, Junior 3rd Prize [2018]

13-year-old Chinese violinist Ruibing Liu's 3rd prize-winning performance in the junior division final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 20th of April...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Clara Shen – Menuhin Competition, Junior 4th Prize [2018]

12-year-old German violinist Clara Shen's 4th prize-winning performance in the junior division final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 20th of April at...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Hina Khuong-Huu – Menuhin Competition, Junior 5th Prize [2018]

13-year-old violinist Hina Khuong-Huu's 5th prize-winning performance in the junior division final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 20th of April at Victoria...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Guido Sant’Anna – Menuhin Competition, Junior 6th Prize [2018]

12-year-old Brazilian violinist Guido Sant'Anna's 6th prize-winning performance in the junior division final of the 2018 Menuhin Competition. Recorded live on the 20th of April...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Alexandra Conunova – Ysaye Solo Violin Sonata No. 2 [2016]

Never-before-uploaded performance of violinist, VC Artist Alexandra Conunova performing the 4th movement from Ysaye's Solo Violin Sonata No. 2. Recorded live on 15th of May,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | TwoSet Violin – “How NOT To Look After Your Instrument” [TRUTH]

Australian funsters TwoSet Violin talk us through the dos and don'ts ... of how NOT to look after your instrument ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mKGaLt-GZog

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Melos Quartet – Brahms’ String Quartet No. 2 [1992]

Never-before-uploaded 1992 live performance by the German-based Melos Quartet - performing Brahms' String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor. Formed in 1965, with violinists Wilhelm Melcher, Gerhard Voss,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Cellist Maxim Calver – BBC ‘Young Musician of the Year’ String Category Winner [2018]

18-year-old British cellist Maxim Calver's 1st prize-winning performance in the string category final of the 2018 BBC 'Young Musician of the Year' Competition. Maxim will now...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Leia Zhu – Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in D Minor, 11 Years Old [2018]

11 year old British violinist Leia Zhu performing Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in D Minor - with conductor Rustem Abyazov and the Kazan Chamber Orchestra La Primavera. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Xavier Foley – Glière’s ‘Intermezzo and Tarantella’ [2018]

American double bass virtuoso, VC Young Artist Xavier Foley and pianist Kelly Yu-Chieh performing Reinhold Glière's Intermezzo and Tarantella. Recorded live on 22nd of March, 2018 – at the 2018 Avery...

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 -...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Cellist Harriet Krijgh – Haydn Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major [2017]

Dutch cellist Harriet Krijgh performing Haydn's Cello Concerto No. 1 in C Major - with the Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra. Recorded live, and led by concertmaster...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Daniil Shafran & Anton Osetrov – Shostakovich Cello Sonata, Live [1983]

Never-before-uploaded 1983 live audio recording of legendary Russian cellist Daniil Shafran and pianist Anton Osetrov performing Shostakovich's Cello Sonata in D Minor. Recorded live on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist InMo Yang – Saint-Saens’ ‘Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso’ [2017]

22-year-old South Korean VC Young Artist InMo Yang performing Saint-Saens' Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso - with conductor Kisun Sung and the Gangnam Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Cellist Antônio Meneses – Bach Solo Cello Suite No. 1, Live [1993]

Never-before-uploaded 1993 archival performance of Brazilian cellist Antônio Meneses performing Bach’s Solo Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major. Recorded live on the 13th of...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | New England Conservatory Faculty – Mozart’s Trio Divertimento [2017]

New England Conservatory string faculty members, violinist Soovin Kim, violist Marcus Thompson and cellist Laurence Lesser performing Mozart's Trio Divertimento in E Flat for violin,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist InMo Yang – Sarasate ‘Carmen Fantasy’ [2017]

22 year old South Korean VC Young Artist InMo Yang performing Sarasate's Carmen Fantasy - with conductor Kisun Sung and the Gangnam Symphony Orchestra. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Francisco Fullana & Jiayi Shi – Granados Violin Sonata [2018]

VC Artist Francisco Fullana and pianist Jiayi Shi performing Enrique Granados' Sonata for Violin & Piano - live at the 2018 Avery Fisher Career Grant...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Donghyun Kim – Seoul International Violin Competition, 1st Prize [2018]

1st prize-winning performance of 18 year old South Korean violinist Donghyun Kim at the 2018 Seoul International Violin Competition – in Seoul, South Korea. https://youtu.be/vVZNsI9WB1c?t=3m16s DONGHYUN KIM | SIBELIUS VIOLIN...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Youjin Lee – Seoul International Violin Competition, 2nd Prize [2018]

2nd prize-winning performance of 22 year old South Korean violinist Youjin Lee at the 2018 Seoul International Violin Competition – in Seoul, South Korea. https://youtu.be/lC62ZpVhmdQ?t=3m25s YOUJIN LEE | TCHAIKOVSKY VIOLIN...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Jeein Kim – Seoul International Violin Competition, 3rd Prize [2018]

3rd prize-winning performance of 22 year old South Korean violinist Jeein Kim at the 2018 Seoul International Violin Competition – in Seoul, South Korea. https://youtu.be/tSeWnRFSut4?t=3m11s JEEIN KIM | SIBELIUS VIOLIN...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Sakura Cello Quintet – Schubert’s ‘Erlkönig’ (Arr. 5 Cellos) [2018]

The LA-based Sakura Cello Quintet performing Schubert's iconic Erlkönig - arranged for five cellos ...   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iaSpSMRwH0w SAKURA CELLO QUINTET | SCHUBERT | ERLKÖNIG (ARR. PETER MYERS) | 2018

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Francisco Fullana – Isang Yun’s ‘Königliches Thema’ [2018]

VC Artist Francisco Fullana performing Isang Yun's Königliches Thema (King's Theme) for solo violin - as featured on his newly-released debut album, Through the Lens of Time.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JRElvwWqE44 VC...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star Eunbin Lee – Rebecca Clark Viola Sonata, 15 Years Old [2018]

15 year old South Korean VC Rising Star Eunbin Lee performing the Rebecca Clarke Viola Sonata - with pianist Hyoung Eun Kang. Recorded live on the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Benedict Kloeckner & José Gallardo – Brahms Cello Sonata No. 2 [2018]

VC Artist Benedict Kloeckner and pianist José Gallardo performing Brahms' Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major. Recorded live on the 12th of January, 2018 -...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Canadian Virtuoso Corey Cerovsek – Elgar Violin Concerto [2018]

Canadian violin virtuoso Corey Cerovsek performing the Elgar Violin Concerto - with conductor Theodore Kuchar and the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine. Recorded live on 7th...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star Eunbin Lee – Paganini ‘La Campanella’ (Arr. Solo Viola) [2018]

15 year old South Korean VC Rising Star Eunbin Lee performing Paganini's 'La Campanella' from the 2nd Violin Concerto - arranged for solo viola...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Maxim Vengerov – Grammy Awards, 21 Years Old [1996]

Never-before-uploaded 1996 performance of the then 21 year old wunderkind Maxim Vengerov - live at the 38th annual Grammy Awards. Recorded with conductor Zdenek Macal and the New...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Bomsori Kim & ChangYoung Shin – Ravel Violin Sonata No. 2 [2018]

South Korean VC Artist Bomsori Kim and pianist ChangYoung Shin performing Ravel's Violin Sonata No. 2. Recorded live earlier this week at New York's WQXR's...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Julian Rachlin – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, 20 Years old [1995]

Never-before-uploaded archival performance of the then 20 year old violinist Julian Rachlin performing Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto - with conductor Lorin Maazel and the Pittsburgh...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Ray Chen – Rovira ‘A Evaristo Carriego’ Tango [NEW ARRANGEMENT]

VC Artist Ray Chen and pianist Julio Elizalde premiering their new original violin and piano arrangement of Eduardo Rovira's classic 'A Evaristo Carriego' tango. Featuring...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Christian Tetzlaff & Lars Vogt – Webern ‘Four Pieces’ [2014]

Never-before-uploaded archival performance of violinist Christian Tetzlaff and pianist Lars Vogt performing Webern’s ‘Four Pieces for Violin and Piano’. Recorded live on the 30th of...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star SooBeen Lee – Bartok Violin Sonata No. 2 [2016]

Never-before-uploaded performance by the then 16 year old VC Rising Star SooBeen Lee, from South Korea, performing Bartok's 2nd Violin Sonata - with pianist...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Janine Jansen – Bruch Violin Concerto, Concertgebouw [2018]

Dutch violin virtuoso Janine Jansen performing Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor - with conductor Daniele Gatti and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star SooBeen Lee – Tchaikovsky ‘Melodie’ [2016]

Never-before-uploaded performance by the then 16 year old VC Rising Star SooBeen Lee, from South Korea, performing Tchaikovsky's 'Melodie' from the 'Souvenir d'un lieu...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Antônio Meneses – Bach Solo Cello Suite No. 3, Live [1993]

Never-before-uploaded 1993 archival performance of Brazilian cellist Antônio Meneses performing Bach’s Solo Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major. Recorded live on the 13th of...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Hu Kun – Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition [1985]

Incredible never-before-uploaded archival footage of London’s Royal Academy of Music Violin Professor, Hu Kun’s 4th prize-winning performance -  in the Final of the 1985...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Isabelle Faust – Beethoven Violin Concerto [2018]

German violin virtuoso Isabelle Faust performing Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D Major - with conductor, Sir Mark Elder and the Rotterdam Philharmonic. Recorded live this week...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Frank Huang & Tao Lin – Strauss Violin Sonata [2018]

New York Philharmonic Concertmaster Frank Huang and pianist Tao Lin performing Strauss' Violin Sonata in E-Flat Major. Recorded live on the 16th of January, 2018...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Viktoria Mullova & Charles Abramovic – Brahms Violin Sonata No. 3 [1989]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1989 performance by the then 29 year old violin virtuoso Viktoria Mullova performing Brahms’ Violin Sonata No. 3 in D Minor – with pianist Charles...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Yevgeny Kutik & Dina Vainshtein – Mendelssohn Violin Sonata in F Major [2018]

Russian-American violinist Yevgeny Kutik and pianist Dina Vainshtein performing Mendelssohn's Violin Sonata in F Major. Recorded live in February 2018 - at Boston's WGBH Fraser Performance...

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