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Theme From Shindler's List - Erin Nishi, Violin

Kabalevsky Violin Concerto - Erin Nishi, Violin

Jonas Blue ft. JP Cooper - Perfect Strangers (Violin Cover by Robert Mendoza) [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

Nicolò Amati by maestro Valerio Ferron being played for the first time

Kate Chruscicka - MOON RIVER - Henry Mancini Breakfast at Tiffany's Classical & Electric Violinist

ASK THE PROS | Violinist, Francesca dePasquale: 'Improving Your Ensemble Playing' [BLOG]

<b>The Violin Channel</b> member Annie Jones, from Canada was keen to know: ‘What are some tips in improving your ensemble playing?’<p>We threw Annie’s …

Body Language

#TGIF 💥🎻🏙 #TourLife #Violin #Music

People of Kauai, come down to the Hanapepe Art Walk tonight! I'll be playing from 5-9 pm and it would be awesome to see you there! 😃 #hanapepe #artwalk #Hawaii #KAUAI #violin #performance #streetperformance

The one-minute bow: beautiful violin tone with Son Filé

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Ray Chen & Daniel Jang - Wieniawski Duo

Newly-uploaded impromptu duo performance and behind-the-scenes interview with Australian VC Artist <b>Ray Chen</b> and <b>Curtis Institute of Music</b> violinist,</b> …

Violin Finalists Announced at Harbin’s Schoenfeld String Competition

HARBIN ― The 6 violin finalists have today been announced at the 2016 <b>Alice & Eleonore Schoenfeld International String Competition</b>, in Harbin, China – …

South Korea

Tchaik Concerto & Chengqian Xue's 'Song of Praise' by VC Young Artist @BomsoriK - 2016 @SchoenfeldComp #VCBackstage

Powerful Sibelius Concerto, bubbling w/ fire & ice by Yiying Jiang from China - 2016 @SchoenfeldComp #VCBackstage

Review: Nicola Benedetti Performs Wynton Marsalis's Violin Concerto in LA Phil Premiere

July 29, 2016, 5:48 PM · Jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis's new "Concerto in D" for violin is a brainstorm from a genius brain, but it's a storm that …

Wynton Marsalis

Recording your playing provides easy and effective feedback. So why isn’t everyone doing it?

Coaches have long known the secret of objective performance feedback. By using video cameras, they can show their athletes exactly what they are …

Winter Sports

3 Reasons I Will Attend Lindsey Stirling Concert in Singapore Other Than Just Her Awesome Violin Music!

Ever since Lindsey has gained her fame from YouTube (with over 6 million subscribers to date!), she has held concerts all over US and Europe (as far …


Interview with Nicola Benedetti: Wynton Marsalis's New Violin Concerto

July 20, 2016, 1:18 PM · Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti has a new concerto in her repertoire: a violin concerto written for her by American jazz …

Wynton Marsalis

Menuhin Competition London 2016 Documentary

July 28, 2016, 1:03 PM · Here's a new documentary video about the Menuhin Competition London, with celebrity appearances by jury members Julia …


Building bridges: Violinist Jennifer Koh

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Musician finds her £200,000 violin for sale at 440 times less than its value

A professional musician has retrieved her beloved 18th century violin after a thief tried to pawn it - for £50.<p>Krysia Osostowicz, 57, had her …


LaGrange Daily News | Music returns to West Side school

LaGRANGE — The sounds of youngsters learning to play violins and cellos are again ringing through the halls of West Side School this week.<p>About 80 …

Symphony orchestra

Miri Ben-Ari To Perform At Elisabeth Morrow School Summer String Festival

(ENGLEWOOD, NJ) -- The Elisabeth Morrow School welcomes Grammy Award-Winning violinist/producer/humanitarian, UN Goodwill Ambassador of Music and …


Alice & Eleonore Schoenfeld International String Competition names 6 violin finalists

The 2016 Alice & Eleonore Schoenfeld International String Competition, currently taking place in Harbin, China, has announced its 6 violin …


Lara St. John on her lifelong love affair with music inspired by Eastern Europe

Lara St. John may hail from London, Ont., but in her heart there is a special place for the music of Eastern Europe.<p>It started when, as an …

Eastern Europe

Rescued violins bring back Holocaust ‘escape’ tales

Seventy-six-year-old Israeli violinmaker Amnon Weinstein holds a violin that survived the Second World War bearing German writing and a Nazi Swastika …


Holocaust 'escape' tales told through restored violins

File: Guy Braunstein and other artists performed in Tel Aviv as part of a project that collects and restores violins from the Holocaust. Photo: …


Nicola Benedetti - Shostakovich Glazunov Album Sampler

Kate Chruscicka - LIVE on Electric Violin - CZARDASZ - MONTI - Classical & Electric Violinist