Videos

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    Mikyung Sung, double bass: Franck violin sonata

    2018-03-16T14:54:00Z

    Korean double bassist Mikyung Sung performs Franck’s Violin Sonata in A major with Jaemin Shin on the piano. I. Allegretto ben moderato II. Allegro (6:19) III. Ben moderato: Recitativo-Fantasia (14:26) IV. Allegretto poco mosso (22:21)

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    Broken Wings: Myrna Herzog, Günter Krause, a viol destroyed

    2018-03-15T12:33:00Z

    The shocking photos accompanying Myrna Herzog’s social media post on 3 January of her destroyed viola da gamba sent her complaint globally viral.  It was also seen by Günter Krause, guitarist and lead singer of German progressive rock band Rufus Zuphall, who felt moved to compose a piece for viol

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    Elli Choi plays Paganini Caprice no.4

    2018-03-14T16:21:00Z

    American violinist Elli Choi, 16, who has recently been chosen to take on two performances of the Sibelius concerto from the indisposed David Garrett, in this video performs Paganini’s Caprice no.4. Choi has studied with Ida Kavafian on the Juilliard School’s Pre-College Division, and has been

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    La Serenissima viola cam

    2018-03-13T15:25:00Z

    The British Baroque ensemble La Serenissima in rehearsal from the vantage point of violist Jim O’Toole. This video is posted to YouTube with the following description: ‘Here’s what playing Vivaldi concertos can sometimes be like for the viola section (courtesy of viola cam – Jim O’Toole). This was

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    Viola tailpiece snaps during concert

    2018-03-12T13:39:00Z

    This video has emerged from a concert which took place as part of the North Shore Chamber Music Festival in Chicago in June 2017. Violinist Vadim Gluzman and violist Paul Neubauer perform Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante with the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra conducted by David Danzmayr, when Neubauer’s

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    When a string snaps mid performance: Kristine Balanas at the Latvian Music Awards

    2018-03-09T10:11:00Z

    Kristine Balanas breaks an E string in the closing bars of Wieniawski’s Polonaise Brillante no.1 in D major. The performance took place on 6 March at the Latvian Music Awards ceremony with the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra conducted by Guntis Kuzma. The concertmaster who swapped violins

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    The Hagen Quartet plays the second movement of the Ravel quartet

    2018-03-07T17:18:00Z

    The Hagen Quartet (Lukas Hagen and Rainer Schmidt, violins, Veronika Hagen, viola, Clemens Hagen, cello) perform the second movement of Ravel’s String Quartet in F at the Salzburg Mozarteum in 2000.

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    Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Sol Gabetta play Ravel duo

    2018-03-07T16:05:00Z

    Filmed in a concert at the Gstaad Menuhin Festival 2014, this video features Austrian-Moldovan violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Argentine cellist Sol Gabetta performing the third movement of Ravel’s Sonata for Violin and Cello

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    Collaborative violin making - LIVE!

    2018-03-06T17:10:00Z

    This is a live stream from the Violin Makers project at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, UK, during its Strings Festival. Luthiers Kai-Thomas Roth, William Castle, Marc Soubeyran and Tibor Szemmelveisz are collaborating on building two violins in seven days (2-8 March) - one is

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    Paul Tortelier performs Beethoven Cello Sonata no.3, first movement

    2018-03-06T15:15:00Z

    In this video filmed in 1969 at the Salle Gaveau in Paris, legendary French cellist Paul Tortelier performs the first movement of Beethoven’s Cello Sonata no.3 with pianist Sergio Lorenzi.