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The Weeknd - Starboy (VIOLIN COVER) - Peter Lee Johnson

Joshua Bell - The Making of For the Love of Brahms

Ulysses Quartet plays Cavatina from Beethoven's String Quartet, Opus 130

Ulysses Quartet plays Die Zauberflote, Queen of the Night Aria No. 14

Henning Kraggerud | Variation Suite for Violin and Cello

David Grubb - Glascade/The Climb

The Muses - Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood Live

The Dorothy DeLay Five-Hour Violin Diet

Anne Akiko Meyers starts the day with scales and arpeggios<p>By: Anne Akiko Meyers<p><i>What do you feel you need to do on a daily basis to maintain your</i> …


Violinist Benjamin Beilman on building a successful career

<i>In The Strad’s October 2016 issue five string players in their twenties share their experiences of carving out a career in today’s highly competitive</i> …


Ask the Experts: how to choose the right violin rosin

<b>In the latest in the series a reader asks about choosing the right rosin, in terms of colour, brand and price. Three international rosin makers offer</b> …

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra appoints three new violinists and three new cellists

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra has appointed a number of new musicians from the beginning of its 2016-17 season, including three violinists …


September 13, 2016, 10:10 AM · In an effort to promote the coverage of live violin performance, each week presents links to reviews of …

‘Recycled Orchestra’ turns garbage into gold

(From left) Musicians William Wilson Lopez, Cinthia Servin Aquino, Vannina Monserrath Vera Rojas, Celeste Elizabeth Fleitas Ortiz , Music director …


IRIS Artist Fellows promote diversity, community service in classical music

Posted: 2:30 p.m.<p>SHARE<p>The IRIS Artist Fellows, who perform as C3 Strings: Ashley Vines (from left, viola), Ajibola Rivers (cello) and Mariama …

Classical Music

Itzhak Perlman shoots UPAF promo ahead of sold-out MSO concert - Milwaukee - Milwaukee Business Journal

Legendary violinist Itzhak Perlman taped his UPAF segment after rehearsing Tuesday with… more<p>United Performing Arts Fund<p>Before hitting the stage …


Pecs, abs, pop and the violin

Shirtless Violinist <b>Matthew Olson</b> (Photo by Paul Castle)Matthew Olson has drifted away from playing the violin a few times in his life and returned …


The Week in Reviews, Op. 150: Hilary Hahn, Lisa Batiashvili, Simone Lamsma

September 26, 2016, 11:29 AM · In an effort to promote the coverage of live violin performance, each week presents links to reviews of …


Violinist Julia Fischer and cellist Daniel Müller-Schott on sound projection

<i>Julia Fischer and Daniel Müller-Schott describe the demands and rewards of their duo partnership in The Strad’s October 2016 issue –</i> <i>download on</i> …

How to Turn the Page -- Literally!

June 14, 2010, 9:02 AM ·<p>If you need amusement, just watch a violinist turn a page during orchestra. What to do? We have a bow in one hand, a fiddle …

Classical Music

Imany – Don't be so shy - Violin Cover

Sway - Cristina Kiseleff Violin Cover

Alfredo De La Fé en concierto, 50 años de vida artística

Este concierto es un recorrido musical a través de la vida del violinista Alfredo De La Fé empezando en Cuba (ciudad de origen), siguiendo por Nueva …

Asha Mevlana Electric Violin

Council U-turn over plans to charge pupils for learning instruments

CITY bosses have performed a dramatic U-turn over plans to charge pupils for learning instruments at school.<p>Officials wanted to scrap free music …

Breabach @ Contact East

Alex DePue at Ensenada Jazz Festival

Details<p>DePue performs with UABC Faculty Jazz Ensemble at the outdoor stage downtown.. (Facultad de Artes UABC Ensenada)


VC GIVEAWAY | Win 1 of 5 Signed VC Artist Vilde Frang ‘Britten/Korngold’ CDs

<b>The Violin Channel</b>, in conjunction with <b>Warner Classics</b>, is this week giving away 5 fresh-off-the-press personally-autographed VC Artist <b>Vilde Frang</b> …