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    Horses fascinated by cello playing

    2018-06-06T14:36:00Z

    In this video, Danish cellist Ida Riegels plays one of her own compositions to horses at a riding school in Switzerland. Riegels is currently cycling the length of the Rhine, 1000 kilometres (620 miles) from the Swiss Alps to the Dutch North Sea coast, with a cello on her back, giving 36 concerts

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    Elgar tribute from Bavarian State Orchestra strings

    2018-06-04T15:17:00Z

    A string septet from the Bayerisches Staatsorchester, on tour in London, plays Land of Hope and Glory in the Barbican foyer on Elgar’s birthday

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    Nigel Kennedy plays Gershwin at outdoor festival

    2018-06-01T11:41:00Z

    British violinist Nigel Kennedy performs Gershwin’s Oh, Lady Be Good with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra at The Biggest Weekend, a music festival organised by the BBC. Watch Kennedy’s full house-long set here

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    Abel Selaocoe peforms Lamentatio

    2018-05-31T15:15:00Z

    South African cellist Abel Selaocoe performs his version of Lamentatio by Giovanni Sollima. The work is being performed by Selaocoe as part of ‘Sirocco’, a UK tour with the Manchester Collective taking in London, Liverpool and Manchester. ‘We are connecting folk traditions of the world through the

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    Martinů - Three Madrigals for violin and viola (no.1)

    2018-05-30T14:49:00Z

    Duo Florent, comprising Arianna Dotto, violin, and Joachim Angster, viola, perform the first of Bohuslav Martinů’s Three Madrigals for violin and viola. Recorded in Lansing, Michigan, by Sergei Kvitko, www.bluegriffin.com

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    Rob Landes tries out a titanium violin

    2018-05-29T16:24:00Z

    In this video, violinist Rob Landes experiments with a violin made out of sheet titanium. Its maker described some of the challenges invoveld in its construction: ‘The number one problem when working with titanium is it reacts with the oxygen in air anytime it is over 800 degrees F. The reaction

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    Moszkowski: Suite for Two Violins & Piano

    2018-05-25T15:10:00Z

    Moritz Moszkowski’s Suite for Two Violins and Piano, op.71 (first and second movements), filmed live at an LSO Discovery Lunchtime Concert event on 22 October 2010. Performed by Maxine Kwok-Adams, Rhys Watkins (violins) and Sophia Rahman (piano).

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    Video: Ray Chen entertains airline passengers with Bach

    2018-05-24T11:05:00Z

    The violinist plays the Gavotte from Partita no.3 aboard a flight from Amsterdam to Lisbon which had to take an unscheduled stop at Porto

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    Sheku Kanneh-Mason performs at royal wedding

    2018-05-20T08:18:00Z

    Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason performs during the signing of the register at the wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. Kanneh-Mason played Maria Theresia von Paradis’ Sicilienne, Gabriel Fauré’s Après un rêve and Franz Schubert’s Ave Maria. Want to know more about Sheku Kanneh-Mason? See our