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Violin rocks at Holy Name

Geoffrey Castle, a renowned pioneer on the electric six-string violin, came to Holy Name Catholic School with his “Violin Rocks!” musical assembly. …

Violins

Violins of Hope: Instruments restored from Holocaust coming to Cleveland for wide-ranging cultural project

"Violins of Hope," a major exhibit and series of concerts and other events featuring violins restored from the Holocaust coming to Cleveland this …

Holocaust

Dvořák: Violin Concerto, Janáček Violin Concerto, review: 'a stimulating spectrum of artistry'

Virtuoso violinist Josef Špaček gives a heart-rending performance of Czech masters, says Geoffrey Norris

This new disc by all-Czech forces on a Czech label includes something of a rarity – the Violin Concerto by Janáček, subtitled “The Wandering of a Little Soul”. It has something of a chequered …

Violin Concerto

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For those who’ve come across the seas

Contemporary Violinist Daniel D Trio Ensemble

Violinist mixes old, new to keep music vibrant

The Artist Series of Tallahassee welcomes violinist Bella Hristova to cap off its 20th anniversary season. Hristova will be performing pieces by …

Violins

God can piece your life together again

Way back in 1981, the Royal Academy of Music in Finland invited British violinist Peter Cropper to play at a special concert. The concert was special

Violins

Bethlehem Bach Festival 're-imagined' for 108th year

The music of J.S. Bach invites innovation and experimentation like that of no other composer. No matter how many times we hear his music performed, …

Bethlehem

Hidden in the roof: Uncovering Irish traditional fiddle music in Longford

In 1962, Pierce Butler, a carpenter from Abbeyshrule, was working on the roof of Rooney’s pub in the local village, when he stumbled across a music …

Irish Music

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VC Rising Star Simone Porter Signed to Opus 3 Artist Management

It has been announced today that 18 year old VC Rising Star, Simone Porter from the United States will join the artistic management roster of Opus 3

Artists

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BBC iWonder - What do conductors actually do?

Presented by Sara Mohr-PietschBBC Radio 3

In association withMatthew RoweExternalInternational conductor

Stepping up to the podium

Presented by Sara Mohr-PietschBBC Radio 3

In association withMatthew RoweExternalInternational conductor

'It’s an extraordinary thing, how an experienced and charismatic …

Pacifica Quartet - Prokofiev String Quartet No. 2 In F Major, Op. 92 - I. Allegro Sostenuto

“#latergram of last night's all Brahms concert with Cho-Liang Lin and Wu Qian. #CMStories #Brahms #violin #piano #concerts #lincolncenter…”

“The conductor of the Rock River Philharmonic has requested an unusual duet after tonight's Dvorak Concerto...”

Violist Roland Glassl Set to Leave Mandelring Quartet

It has been announced today that violist Roland Glassl is set to leave the German-based Mandelring String Quartet – after 16 seasons with the …

String Quartet

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Carol Dweck: The Two Mindsets And The Power of Believing That You Can Improve

Carol Dweck studies human motivation. She spends her days diving into why people succeed (or don’t) and what’s within our control to foster …

Psychology

Cross-Over Duo 2Cellos To Cancel US Tour Due to Injury

It has been announced today that Croatian pop-rock cross-over duo 2Cellos will be forced to cancel the remainder of their 2015 US tour – due to a neck …

Fort Lauderdale

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A musical dream house?

April 25, 2015 by norman lebrecht

It’s in Huainan City, An Hui Province, China. The staircase is built into the cello.

Cello

The World Music Education of Philip Glass

It was 1964 when the young Philip Glass found himself in Paris. He was on a Fulbright scholarship to study with the revered pedagogue Nadia Boulanger. It was a career move carefully planned. Glass wanted to be a composer and he knew Boulanger's rigorous lessons in traditional Western harmony and …

Music (India)

See You Again by Wiz Khalifa ft Charlie Puth - Violin Cover

Steve Ramsingh - "The One and Only" (Original Song) (electric violin)