Saturday, February 16, 2019

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Callisto Quartet – Fischoff Chamber Music Competition, Grand Prize Winners [2018]

The Cleveland Institute of Music-based Callisto Quartet's grand prize-winning performance - at the 45th Annual 2018 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition. Comprising violinists Paul Aguilar and Rachel Stenzel, violist Eva Kennedy and cellist Hannah...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Stefan Jackiw & Ji – Clara Schumann, 3 Romances [2018]

American VC Artist Stefan Jackiw and pianist Ji performing Clara Schumann's 3 Romances for Violin and Piano. Recorded live on the 13th of April, 2018 – at WQXR's...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Olivier Charlier – Beethoven Violin Concerto [1997]

Never-before-uploaded performance of French violinist Olivier Charlier performing Beethoven Violin Concerto - with conductor Amaury du Slosel and the Atelier Lyrique et Symphonique du...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Philharmonic Five – ‘Hedwig’s Theme from Harry Potter’ [2018]

The recently-formed piano quintet Philharmonic Five, comprising Vienna Philharmonic musicians Tibor Kovac, Ekaterina Frolova, Gerhard Maschner and Peter Somodari with pianist Christopher Hinterhuber, performing John Williams'...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Kairos Quartet – M-Prize Chamber Music Competition, Junior Strings 1st Prize [2018]

The Music Institute of Chicago Academy-based Kairos Quartet’s 1st prize winning performance in the Junior Strings Final of the 2018 M-Prize Chamber Arts Competition, in Ann...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Anssi Karttunen – Magnus Lindberg’s Cello Concerto No. 2 [2015]

Never-before-uploaded performance of Finnish cellist Anssi Karttunen performing Magnus Lindberg's Cello Concerto No.2 – with conductor Hannu Lintu and the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live in August 2015...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Nathan Meltzer – Sibelius Violin Concerto [2018]

17-year-old VC Young Artist Nathan Meltzer performing Sibelius Violin Concerto - with conductor Francisco Rettig and the Orquesta Filarmónica de Medellín. Recorded live on the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | TwoSet Violin – ‘The 7 Different Types of Musician’s Mothers’ [LOLZ]

In celebration of this year's Mother's Day, Australian funsters TwoSet Violin walk us through the 7 different types of musician's mothers ....   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bvokwz5PbI4

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Kyung Wha Chung – Brahms Violin Concerto [2018]

Violinist Kyung Wha Chung performing Brahms Violin Concerto - with conductor Steven Solane and the Bochum Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live on the 30th of March,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Aizuri Quartet – M-Prize Chamber Arts Competition, Grand Prize [2018]

The New York-based Aizuri Quartet’s Grand Prize winning performance in the Final round of the 2018 M-Prize Chamber Arts Competition, in Ann Arbor, Michigan,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Ning Feng – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto [2018]

Chinese violin virtuoso Ning Feng performing Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto - with conductor Rune Bergmann and the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Recorded live on the 3rd of March,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Uto Ughi & Tamas Vasary – Beethoven ‘Kreutzer’ Sonata [1991]

Never-before-uploaded 1991 performance of acclaimed Italian violin virtuoso Uto Ughi and pianist Tamas Vasary performing Beethoven's 'Kreutzer' Violin Sonata. Recorded live – at the Oratorio del Gonfalone in Rome,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | TwoSet Violin – ‘Soloist vs Orchestral Violinist’ [LOLZ]

Australian funsters TwoSet Violin walk us through the difference between a soloist and an orchestral violinist ....   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9BgKpsSlBI

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Ray Chen & Made in Berlin – ‘Waltzing Matilda’ [2018]

VC Artist Ray Chen and fellow Made in Berlin quartet members performing an original new arrangement of the classic Australian ballad, Waltzing Matilda. Recorded as part of Ray's...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Leonid Kogan – Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major [1968]

Never-before-uploaded 1968 archival video performance of legendary violin virtuoso Leonid Kogan performing Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major - with conductor Lev...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Angelo Xiang Yu – Beethoven’s ‘Spring’ Violin Sonata [2018]

VC Artist Angelo Xiang Yu performing Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 5 'Spring' - with pianist Andrew Hsu. Recorded live on the 31st of March, 2018...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Augustin Hadelich – Britten Violin Concerto [2018]

VC Artist Augustin Hadelich performing the Britten Violin Concerto - with conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live on the 24th of...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | TwoSet Violin – “Your Guide On How To Follow A Conductor” [ROFL]

Australian funsters TwoSet Violin guide us through ... 'How to read conductor gestures' ... from your most unqualified source for music education ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eyDH9hHFge8

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...

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