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    Trailer for 'Itzhak', an upcoming film about Itzhak Perlman


    This feature-length documentary uses interviews and archive footage to look at the violin virtuoso’s life, from early struggles with polio and lifelong disability, his parents’ emigration to Israel and his subsequent success. It is directed by Alison Chernick who has previously made films about the

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    Ludwig van Beethoven violin concerto lecture, Viktoria Kaunzner


    A video lecture by German violinist Viktoria Kaunzner based around her performance of the Beethoven violin concerto, in which she explain how she shapes her performance based on dialectic principles

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    Lawrence Power performs Debussy's 'Beau Soir'


    Our March 2018 issue cover star Lawrence Power performs the early Debussy song ‘Beau Soir’ with pianist Simon Crawford-Phillips  This video was made during recording sessions for the 2016 album Fin de siècle from Hyperion.

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    Vivaldi's Concerto for Two Cellos – René Schiffer, Mimé Brinkmann – Apollo's Fire


    This video features Apollo’s Fire, The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra, conducted from the harpsichord by Jeannette Sorrell, with cello soloists René Schiffer and Mimé Y. Brinkmann, performing Antonio Vivaldi’s  Concerto in G Minor for Two Cellos, RV 531.  The performance took place as part of the

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    Paganini La Campanella | Leia Zhu


    Filmed live in Miami on 7 February 2018 this video features 11-year-old Leia Zhu playing La Campanella, the final movement of Paganini’s Violin Concerto no.2, accompanied by Rustam Rahmedov

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    Quatuor Tchalik: Beethoven String Quartet no.8


    The Quatuor Tchalik comprises the Tchalik siblings Gabriel, Louise (violin), Sarah (viola) and Marc (cello). Here in this video from France Musique filmed in November 2016 they perform Beethoven’s String Quartet no.8 in E minor, op.59 no.2. On 8 February 2018, the Tchalik Quartet won the €20,000

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    Paul Katz on finding the right bow for his cello


    In this video from Carriage House Violins and CelloBello, Paul Katz, New England Conservatory professor and former member of the Cleveland Quartet, discusses how not every great bow is right for every great cello

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    Danish String Quartet: Last Leaf


    The Danish String Quartet performs a track from their recent album of folk song arrangements, Last Leaf, reviewed in The Strad as having a ’magical atmosphere’. The musicians are: Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen: violin, harmonium; Frederik Øland: violin; Asbjørn Nørgaard: viola; Fredrik Schøyen Sjölin:

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    The Quartetto di Cremona performs Mozart's 'Dissonance' Quartet (first movement)


    Filmed live at the Sala Verdi in Milan, this video features the Quartetto di Cremona performing the first movement of Mozart’s String Quartet no.19 in C major, K465, known as the ‘Dissonance’ Quartet due to its experimental slow introduction.