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    Masterclass: Jan Vogler on Beethoven Cello Sonata op.69

    2018-08-15T15:00:00Z

    Cellist Jan Vogler explores the first movement of the first-ever sonata to give equal weight to both piano and cello

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    Masterclass with Violinist Gábor Takács-Nagy

    2018-08-14T13:20:00Z

    Violinist Gábor Takács-Nagy coaches Sirena Huang on Prokofiev’s Violin Sonata as part of a masterclass for the Classical Bridge Music Festival.

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    Bach's Chaconne, performed by Johnny Gandelsman and the Limón Dance Company

    2018-08-10T14:50:00Z

    In this video from WQXR, members of the New York based Limón Dance Company dance to Bach’s Chaconne played live by violinist Johnny Gandelsman (of Brooklyn Rider and Silk Road Ensemble). The choreography is by the company’s founder José Limón.

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    Four iconic pop arrangements for strings on YouTube

    2018-08-09T16:36:00Z

    To go with our August issue article on the most compelling arrangers of pop songs, we’ve brought together some of the best examples from recent years

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    Introducing the Baroque double bass

    2018-08-09T12:13:00Z

    In this video from the London-based Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, double bassist Cecelia Bruggemeyer introduces the – or as she more accurately puts its, ‘a’ – Baroque double bass

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    Bacewicz Duets on Folk Themes – Jennifer Pike & Thomas Gould

    2018-08-08T14:46:00Z

    This video was made at ‘Polish Music Day at the Wigmore Hall with Jennifer Pike and Friends’ on 14 October 2017. Featuring violinists Jennifer Pike, a former BBC Young Musician, and Thomas Gould, these four short duets written in 1945 by Grażyna Bacewicz are

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    Esther Abrami: a kitten concert for charity

    2018-08-08T14:05:00Z

    Violinist Esther Abrami’s fundraiting video for French cat rescue charity ‘La Feline Meyreuillaise’ Link to Fundraising Page: https://www.gofundme.com/aidons-les-chats-des-rues A message from Esther: ‘The association which I am helping raising money for today is “La Feline Meyreuillaise”. It is a

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    Steve Reich's Triple Quartet – Psappha Ensemble

    2018-08-08T13:32:00Z

    Commissioned by the Kronos Quartet, this work is written for three quartets but can be played, as in this video, with one live group and two pre-recorded ones. The musicians are Benedict Holland and Sophie Rosa, violins, Heather Wallington, viola, and Jennifer Langridge, cello. Psappha is a

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    All four BBC Young Musician winning cellists on stage together

    2018-08-07T12:21:00Z

    In this video filmed at this year’s BBC Proms, Giovanni Sollima’s Violoncelles, vibrez! is performed by the four cellist past winners of the BBC Young Musician competition, Natalie Clein (1994), Guy Johnston (2000), Laura van der Heijden (2012) and Sheku Kanneh-Mason (2016). The performance took

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    Violin Masterclass with Nicola Benedetti

    2018-08-06T16:10:00Z

    Emily from Taunton, who has been playing the violin since the age of seven, fought Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia and is now in remission. As part of Make-A-Wish UK she travelled up to London to have a violin masterclass with Nicola Benedetti at the Royal Albert Hall.