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    Nadège Rochat and Rafael Aguirre - Ravel: Pièce en forme de Habanera


    Cellist Nadège Rochat and guitarist Rafael Aguirre perfom Ravel’s Pièce en forme de Habanera. Originally written as a vocalise-étude, for voice without words and piano, it was subsequently arranged for cello and piano, and now exists in several versions for various instruments. Rochat plays a cello

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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.

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    John Williams conducts Itzhak Perlman in the theme from Schindler's List


    Itzhak Perlman introduces this concert clip of John Williams conducting Theme from Schindler’s List

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    Kerson Leong: Kreisler, Recitativo and Scherzo, op.6


    Filmed on 4 July 2017 at the Flâneries Musicales de Reims festival, this video features Kerson Leong performing Fritz Kreisler’s Recitativo and Scherzo, op.6. Leong, from Canada, won the junior category of the 2010 Menuhin Competition, and now performs internationally both as soloist and chamber

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    Heifetz, Piatigorsky and Rubinstein talk and perform


    Jascha Heifetz, Gregor Piatigorsky and Artur Rubinstein rehearse and talk to camera in this fascinating film from the late 1940s/early 1950s.

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    Heifetz plays Kreisler: Reccitativo and Scherzo, op.6


    Fritz Kreisler’s Reccitativo and Scherzo op.6, sometimes referred to as the Scherzo-Caprice, is the great virtuoso’s only solo violin work. It was dediated to Eugène Ysaÿe. It is performed in this recording by Jascha Heifetz.

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    Clara-Jumi Kang: Ysaÿe Sonata no.3 in D minor


    In this video from the the prize-winners concert of the 2015 Tchaikovsky Competition, German-Korean violinist Clara-Jumi Kang plays Ysaÿe’s Sonata no.3 in the Mariinsky Theatre.