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How Giora Schmidt found his modern violin

By Laurie Niles: For soloist Giora Schmidt, playing a modern violin is no Plan B. But coming around to that feeling of certainty was a major …


To Spin Out Sound

By Kate Little: In music, everything is conveyed through sound. Rhythm, intonation, phrasing, style, music– none of this can be detected unless sound …


Flower Duet (from Lakmé) - Flute & Violin

Soul For Real - Candy Rain (T-Ray The Violinist Cover)

' Ya khlila ' Violin Yasmine Azaiez

What Do You Mean - Justin Bieber - Violin Mix by DSharp

In-Depth Interview of Mark O'Connor at Grammy Museum 2015

NY Phil Audition Challenge: Week 8

Sword Art Online Theme: Swordland (Violin Cover) Taylor Davis

What Do You Mean? - Justin Bieber - Violin Cover

MAJOR LAZER & DJ Snake - LEAN ON | Looping Cover | Alison Sparrow

This Violin Cover Of Fetty Wap’s ‘Trap Queen’ Is Amazing

A violinist has covered one of the biggest hits of the year, Fetty Wap’s ‘Trap Queen’, and its incredible.

Rhett Price has given the trap anthem a new …


Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter Returning to Sydney

Regarded as one of the greatest virtuosos the world has ever seen, violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter will make her much-anticipated return to Sydney this …


Thanks @ICAFilms for amazing work on upcoming project w/ electric violinist Bar Markovich. A pic from the shoot: http://t.co/XTKPjoj9SB

Family on tour! Orchestra members Peter Wyrick & Amy Hiraga w/ daughter (& guest cellist) Mariko Wyrick http://t.co/7elP6Dc4Tc

MEET THE PROS | Australian Violinist, Richard Tognetti – VC '20 Questions’ [INTERVIEW]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Australian Chamber Orchestra Artistic Director and Leader, violinist Richard Tognetti – at Carnegie Hall, in …


Timeline Photos

2015 Gramophone Magazine Recording Award Winners Announced

British recording magazine, Gramophone has today announced their 2015 list of ‘Top 12 Recordings of the Year’ – including discs by Welsh cellist Paul

Vinyl Records

2009 Starling-Delay, day three: Masterclass with Itzhak Perlman

May 29, 2009 at 4:52 AM

NEW YORK - Superstar violinist Itzhak Perlman had some fun with six of his violin students and answered questions Thursday at …

The Week in Reviews, Op. 97: Gil Shaham, David Coucheron, Alina Ibragimova

Written by Laurie Niles
Published: September 1, 2015 at 6:21 PM [UTC]

In an effort to promote the coverage of live violin performance, Violinist.com …


Mozart Cadenzas: Try Something New!

Written by Laurie Niles
Published: August 31, 2015 at 6:42 PM [UTC]

A few years ago, one of my students learned the Joachim cadenzas while learning …


Why violinist Itzhak Perlman is still playing at 70

Chatting in a dressing room at Madison Square Garden, shortly before joining Billy Joel on stage for one of Joel's regular gigs at the venue, Perlman …


Should violin makers embrace cutting edge computer analysis?

In recent years there has been an explosion of information available on fine violins, with high-quality photographs, measurements and detailed …


BBC Radio 3 - Performing Miracles at the Proms - Captivating Concertos at the Proms

Reading Arnold Steinhardt's 'Violin Dreams'

Written by Laurie Niles
Published: August 29, 2015 at 5:05 AM [UTC]

I have to confess that I have some lingering old-world customs in my life, beyond …


10 Years After Katrina

Written by Laurie Niles
Published: August 26, 2015 at 3:42 AM [UTC]

Hurricane Katrina was one of the most destructive natural disasters in United States …

New Orleans

Foreign Views, International Press, Translated Journalism

Ever wonder what the world knows you don't? Worldcrunch for the best foreign-language journalism. Delivered in English. Worldcrunch all news is global


Local violinist, instructor heads to China to perform, teach master classes

(ROCKWALL, TX – August 28, 2015) Violinist Hubert Pralitz, an instructor at the Rockwall School of Music, will travel to China in September to tour …


A Few Minutes With Black Violin

Black Violin’s Will Baptiste talks to Pollstar about touring, music education and how Stereotypes is the perfect name for the duo’s new album. “We’re


Can you play violin? Canadian composer John Oswald needs you for #1,000strings project | Toronto Star | The Times

Canadian composer John Oswald is greatest recognized for his technological improvements in music.

However he’s turning to actual reside individuals — …