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Breitling Super Constellation - lots of lightflares madness

Oysterband: This House Will Stand - Review

From their origins in Kent in the mid-1970s <b>Oysterband</b> have, across a range of lineups and styles, become one of the English folk scene’s enduring …

Nikolaj Znaider on the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

Met Opera Orchestra Promotes New Principal 2nd Violinist

The <b>Metropolitan Opera Orchestra</b>, in New York has today announced the appointment of 29 year old Chinese-born <b>Shenghua ‘Simon’ Hu</b> as their new …

Cleveland Orchestra violinist Yoko Moore retires amid shower of kind sentiments

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Few words, enormous impact. This, simply put, is the essence of retiring Cleveland Orchestra violinist Yoko Moore.<p>Never mind her …

3D printed chinrest, shoulder rest, mounting block

I have been working on upgrading my Jensen 5-string for the past 2 months. The OEM shoulder rest mount was stripped beyond repair, so I got myself …

Robert Mendoza – Violin Covers, Vol. 1 - Robert Mendoza

BBC Music - Get Playing

What is Get Playing?<p>Find out how you could be part of our celebrations for the Last Night of the Proms.<p>What is Get Playing?<p>Brush up your skills<p>Check out our handy musician-led Masterclasses including James Rhodes.<p>Brush up your skills<p>Learn Bizet's Toreador Song<p>From banjo to bagpipes, choose your …

Music

New Record Set for World’s Most Expensive Violin Case

A 1887 <b>W.E. Hill & Sons</b> violin case has been sold by <b>Skinners Auctions,</b> in Boston for US $17,220 – making it the highest price ever paid on record for …

Enjoying jamming at the South Bank Sky Arts awards! With @bondquartet and Nigel Kennedy #latergram

#Berlin #whitelighttour #thecorrs

Melbourne Symphony Announces New Associate Concertmaster

The <b>Melbourne Symphony Orchestra</b>, in Australia has today announced the appointment of violinist, <b>Sophie Rowell</b> as their new Associate Concertmaster.<p>A …

musings from boston

Los Angeles-based <b>HÄANA</b> describes herself as a <i>sound artist</i> rather than as a musician, and listening to her otherworldly, ethereal violin exursions, …

Close communication between Richard Lin and pianist Louise-Andrée Baril in this #Schumann sonata. #cmim2016 https://t.co/KDcrvt5OKF

Webcast - Live - Montreal International Music Competition

<b>QUART DE FINALE / QUARTER-FINALS</b> <b><br>23.05.2016</b><br>14:30 HAE / EDT<br>19:30 HAE / EDT<p><b>24.05.2016</b><br>14:30 HAE / EDT<br>19:30 HAE / EDT<p><b>25.05.2016</b><br>14:30 HAE / EDT<br>19:30 HAE / …

Veteran Cleveland Orchestra Assistant Concertmaster to Call It a Day

The <b>Cleveland Orchestra</b> had today announced Assistant Concertmaster, <b>Yoko Moore</b> will step down from the orchestra at the conclusion of the current …

Congratulations @Abilene_Eagles graduates @CedarPointcrazy @kboss97 We are so proud of you! Love you! https://t.co/WRFxkbESeP

Violinist.com Interview with Rachel Podger

By Laurie Niles: Violinist Rachel Podger, one of today's most-respected period performers, once had to hide her Baroque life from her modern-violin …

Music

Live webcast: 2016 Montreal International Musical Competition

<b>Webcast schedule</b>Monday, May 23<br>2:30 p.m. ET: quarter-finals 1/6<br>7:30 p.m. ET: quarter-finals 2/6Tuesday, May 24<br>2:30 p.m. ET: quarter-finals 3/6<br>7:30 …

Montreal

How to Make Friends at Your Gig

By Michael O'Gieblyn: <i>“Oh, you’re from Michigan- do you know Jimmy-What’s-His-Name?”</i> my standpartner asked me, as we were finding our stand on stage. …

Youth orchestra that plays instruments made from garbage performs in Vancouver

The youth musical group was brought from Paraguay to B.C. by nonprofit Instruments Beyond Borders, which was inspired by the orchestra which plays on …

Punk-Rock Fiddler Brings the Bayou to the East Village

Louis Michot is “99% sure” that he is the first Louisiana French artist to play at the Stone.<p>But starting Tuesday, he will curate and perform in shows with a dozen different ensembles over six nights at the East Village venue, the city’s haven for jazz and classical music avant-gardists founded by …

Jazz

Amherst Newspaper

<i>Updated at 01:31</i> - AMHERST – The Amherst CIBC Wood Gundy Ramblers finished the 2015-16 season with a 4-1 win over the Yarmouth Mariners Saturday …

Nova Scotia

Daisy Jopling Seeks Student Musicians For Fall Concert

Semi-Finalists Announced at Montreal International Violin Competition

The 12 Semi-Finalists have just minutes ago been announced at the 2016 <b>Montreal International Violin Competition</b>, in Montreal, Canada – including 4 VC …

Quebec

Watch the 2016 Montreal International Violin Competition

2016 Montreal International Violin Competition<p><b>Click each round to watch.</b> <i>(All times Eastern)</i><p>May 23: Quarterfinals, First Session (2:30)<p>May 23: …

Quebec

2016 Montreal International Violin Competition Begins in Canada

May 22, 2016, 5:13 PM · Twenty-three violinists from around the world have arrived in Canada to begin competing Monday in the 2016 Montreal …

Quebec

Schedule Announced for 2015 Montreal International Violin Competition

The opening round competitor schedule for the 2015 <b>Montreal International Violin Competition</b>, in Montreal, Canada has been announced – including 4 VC …

Quebec

The Philadelphia Orchestra is now in China, beginning a three-week tour of Asia. It is its 11th tour China, since it became the first American orchestra to do so in 1973. One of the few musicians...

The Philadelphia Orchestra is now in China, beginning a three-week tour of Asia. It is its 11th tour China, since it became the first American …

Asia

Thanks to everyone who joined us to celebrate #worldfiddleday! Great #tradmusic #fiddle #Edinburgh #Fiddle2016 https://t.co/MhmsT8mfts