All Romance articles

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    Nicola Benedetti performs Shostakovich's Gadfly Romance at the Proms


    Violinist Nicola Benedetti, The Strad's September 2015 issue cover star, performs the Romance from Shostakovich's Gadfly Suite with the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Last Night of the Proms 2012 in London.Watch Benedetti's bow go flying during a rehearsal with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra in Edinburgh.Subscribe to ...

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    Free sheet music: Joachim's Violin Romance in B flat edited by Itzhak Rashkovsky


    Royal College of Music professor Rashkovsky offers advice on recreating the spirit of the great playera in this charming piece by the 19th-century virtuoso. Download the score as two PDFs at the bottom of the article

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    Violinist Zakhar Bron gives Beethoven masterclass


    Most important is that you play with strong expressive character'Violin professor Zakhar Bron gives a masterclass on Beethoven's Romance op.50 in F major. Read more about Bron's teaching philosophies in The Strad's January 2015 issue, out now.Subscribe to The Strad or download our digital edition as part of ...

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    Renaud Capuçon performs Beethoven's Second Violin Romance


    Renaud Capuçon performs Beethoven's Romance for Violin and Orchestra no.2 with the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conducted by Kurt Masur.Subscribe to The Strad or download our digital edition as part of a 30-day free trial. To purchase back issues click here.