Violinist Ana Chumachenco on body movement when playing

‘When you play you are moving around everywhere, but in the most important places for you to be free – the arms and torso – you are tense’

Italian violinist Ana Chumachenco discusses body movement in Mozart’s Fifth Violin Concerto in a masterclass recorded at the Verbier Festival Academy. The student is Ania Filochowska.

The full 120-minute video is available to download through the Masterclass Media Foundation website or to buy through its DVD store.

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