Monday, August 3, 2020

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Miriam Fried – 1971 Queen Elisabeth Competition 1st Prize [AUDIO]

Amazing 1971 archival audio of the then 24 year old Miriam Fried's 1st prize winning performance - in the Final of the Queen Elisabeth...

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...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | Anna-Maria Hefele : World’s Best Polyphonic Singer [WOW]

Introducing vocalist Anna-Maria Hefele ... the world's best polyphonic overtone singer ....   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vC9Qh709gas&showinfo=0&autohide=1 ANNA-MARIA HEFELE | OVERTONE SINGING 

MANIC MONDAY | A Violin Made Entirely From Popsicle Sticks [WHAT]

YouTube phenon Geno Samuel presents his latest creation ... a violin made entirely from popsicle sticks .... "It took me a few months to make a...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Ji Young Lim – Bruch Violin Concerto, 2017 [VIDEO]

Korean VC Young Artist Ji Young Lim performing Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor – with conductor Christopher Lee and the KBS Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Anne-Sophie Mutter – Dvorak Violin Concerto, Live February 2013 [VIDEO]

German violin virtuoso Anne-Sophie Mutter performing Dvorak's Violin Concerto in A Minor. Recorded live on February 9th, 2013 - with conductor Manfred Honeck and the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Viktoria Mullova – Sibelius Violin Concerto, April 2016 [VIDEO]

Violin virtuoso Viktoria Mullova performing Sibelius’ Violin Concerto in D Minor - with conductor, Dmitri Slobodeniouk and the Radio Filharmonisch Orkest. Recorded live on April...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | TwoSet Violin – ’10 Different Types of Music Teachers’ [TRUTH]

Australian funsters TwoSet Violin talk us through the 10 different types of music teachers ...   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dSn-rvtfNAw

NEW TO YOUTUBE | TwoSetViolin – Hans Zimmer, ‘Interstellar’ Space Cover [VIDEO]

TwoSetViolin comedic duo, Brett Yang and Eddy Chen, with cellist Oliver Scott performing a self-produced cover of German composer Hans Zimmer's spacey 'Interstellar' - for...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | ‘Billie Jean’ For Violin … and Fidget Spinner [HUH]

Violinist Rob Landes performing Michael Jackson's 'Billie Jean' for violin and ... fidget spinner ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fSx4OpbnyYU&autohide=1 ROB LANDES | MICHAEL JACKSON | BILLIE JEAN | VIOLIN...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Luke Hsu – 2017 Michael Hill Violin Comp 2nd Prize [VIDEO]

26 year old American violinist Luke Hsu‘s 2nd prize winning performance – in the Final of the 2017 Michael Hill International Violin Competition. Recorded live on June...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | Meet the Australian Naked Skydiving Violinist [GO-PRO]

Australian violinist Glen Donnelly celebrating his 30th birthday this week ... performing Vaughan Williams' 'Lark ... Descending' ... naked - whilst skydiving above Coffs Harbour,...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Alma Deutscher Violin Concerto in G Minor, 12 Years Old [2017]

The then 12-year-old English violinist and composer Alma Deutscher performing her own original full-length Violin Concerto in G minor. Recorded live in July, 2017, with conductor Joji...

VC LIVE | Beare’s Premiere Music Festival – Live from Hong Kong [LIVESTREAM]

Watch the 2020 Beare’s Premiere Music Festival live on The Violin Channel - direct from Hong Kong.   We’re coming to you this week from the 2020 Beare’s...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Nathan Meltzer – 2017 Windsor Festival String Competition 1st Prize [VIDEO]

16 year old American violinist Nathan Meltzer‘s 1st prize winning performance – in the Final of the 2017 Windsor Festival International String Competition. Recorded live...

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VC ARTIST | Ioana Cristina Goicea, 27 – Indianapolis, Queen Elisabeth & Michael Hill Comp Major Prizes

27-year-old Romanian-born violinist Ioana Cristina Goicea is quickly building an international reputation as one of the new rising stars of the international concert stage...

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