Margarita Balanas visits Tom Woods Cellos in London and plays the first Bourrée from Bach’s Cello Suite no.3 on 20 instruments of various makers and eras, including J. B. Vuillaume, Thomas Kennedy, J&A Gagliano, Georges Chanot and Claude Miremont
In this video from the Philharmonia Orchestra, Finnish violinist Pekka Kuusisto talks about his love of Prokofiev’s First Violin Concerto, and finding his personal interpretation of the work.
Kuusisto is performing the concerto with the Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Vladimir Ashkenazy, in
This is an archived live stream from the Menuhin Competition in Geneva. In this session of the junior seminals, the programme was:
Tianyou Ma – 10am - 10.30am
Beethoven String Quartet Op.18, No. 4 in C minor
Yair Klartag Half Tiger, Half Poet
Paganini (transcribed Szymanowski) Caprice No.
This is an archived live stream from the Menuhin Competition in Geneva. In this session of the junior seminals you can hear:
Miray Ito – 2.15pm - 2.45pm
Piazzolla Histoire du Tango, Café 1930
Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 4
Wieniawski Polonaise No. 1 in D major
Non Aoyama – 2.45pm -