Tuesday, September 22, 2020

VC LIVE | 2018 Paulo International Cello Competition, Finland [LIVESTREAM]

Watch the 2018 Paulo International Cello Competition live on The Violin Channel - direct from Helsinki, Lahti and Espoo, Finland     2018 PAULO INTERNATIONAL CELLO COMPETITION SECOND...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | ‘Everybody Dance Now’ (Arr. Solo Viola) [CORONA COPING]

Violist Kenji Bunch's finding his own unique way of coping with the complexity of quarantine ...   https://www.facebook.com/kenji.bunch/videos/10158343891084855/

VC LIVE | Keshet Eilon Music Festival Masterclass – With Violinist Qian Zhou

We’re coming to you from the Keshet Eilon Virtual Mastercourse, in Israel - for a masterclass with violinist Qian Zho. The masterclass featuring students Naina...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Christian Ferras – Sibelius Violin Concerto, Live [1965]

Incredible never-before-uploaded live 1965 archival performance by legendary French violin virtuoso Christian Ferras performing Sibelius Violin Concerto - with conductor Zubin Mehta and the French National...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | VC Young Artist Sirena Huang – Wieniawski Etude-Caprice No. 4, 2005 [VIDEO]

Incredible 2005 archival footage of the then 10 year old VC Young Artist Sirena Huang performing Wieniawski's Etude-Caprice Op. 18 No. 4. 22 year old...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Lynn Harrell & Brooks Smith – Chopin ‘Nocturne’ [1989]

Never-before-uploaded 1989 archival footage of cellist Lynn Harrell and pianist Brooks Smith performing Chopin’s ‘Nocturne’ Op. 9 No. 2. Recorded live in Tokyo, Japan. Lynn sadly passed away last...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | Lego Star Wars Orchestra – ‘Darth Vader’s Theme’ [VIDEO]

To help celebrate the upcoming release of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’, we present to you Darth Vader and the Lego Stormtrooper Orchestra -...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | 2 Cellos + Maisky & Sollima – AC/DC ‘Thunderstruck’ [VIDEO]

2 Cellos' Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser with virtuosi Mischa Maisky and Giovanni Sollima performing AC/DCs classic 'Thunderstruck' - as arranged for 4 cellos. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Timothy Chooi – Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 [2019]

VC Artist Timothy Chooi performing Max Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor - with conductor Pablo Gonzalez and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Liege. Recorded live...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Newly-Premiered Esa-Pekka Salonen Cello Concerto, 2017 [AUDIO]

German-French cellist Nicolas Altstaedt performing acclaimed Finnish conductor and composer Esa-Pekka Salonen's newly-premiered Cello Concerto - for solo cello, orchestra and electronic feedback loops. Recorded live...

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...

VC LIVE | ‘Learning to Listen’ – Black Experience Within Classical Music [DISCUSSION]

We're coming to you from New York City for a roundtable open discussion - focused on the Black experience within the classical music community...

VC LIVE | ‘A Serving of Beethoven’ – From The Colburn School

We’re coming to you from the Colburn School in Los Angeles this afternoon - for 'A Serving of Beethoven.' Today’s program with violinists Martin Beaver...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Augustin Hadelich – Kreisler ‘Liebesfreud’ [2020]

VC Artist Augustin Hadelich skillfully performing both the violin and piano parts to Kreisler’s 'Liebesfreud'. Recorded in April, 2020 - whilst under COVID-19 self-isolation.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NX9G__-hHtY VC ARTIST AUGUSTIN...

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

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VC ARTIST | Brannon Cho, 25 – Paulo International Cello Competition 1st Prize

Brannon is a graduate of Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music and the New England Conservatory, where he studied with Hans Jørgen Jensen and...

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