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    Sarah Chang - Paganini: Violin Concerto no.1, op.6

    2017-10-27T16:13:00Z

    In this video from 1995 Sarah Chang plays Paganini’s Violin Concerto no.1 with the Berlin Philharmonic under Zubin Mehta at the Palazzo Vecchio in Florence. The full concert is available to purchase here Read: The secret behind violinist Paganini’s amazing technique, but Ruggiero Ricci

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    How to nurture a musical prodigy

    2017-03-03T00:00:00Z

    Early public exposure and adulation can overwhelm highly gifted youngsters. Catherine Nelson talks to expert teachers about how they help prodigies cope

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    Violinist Sarah Chang performing in the 1980s - her youngest YouTube clip to have surfaced?

    2017-01-09T00:00:00Z

    Violinist Sarah Chang gives a staggeringly accomplished performance of Saint-Saëns' Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso during the 1980s in this clip, which recently surfaced on YouTube. Although the video's owner is unsure of the exact date, it seems certain that the young prodigy was under the age ...

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    Violinist Sarah Chang performs Sarasate's Carmen Fantasy aged 11

    2016-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Sarah Chang cements her reputation as a child prodigy, performing Sarasate's Carmen Fantasy at the age of 11 with the Boston Pops Orchestra conducted by John Williams. Read: Divide your practice into hour-long chunks, says violinist Sarah Chang Watch: Violinist Sarah Chang performs Sarasate’s Zigeunerweisen ...

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    Sarah Chang performs Sarasate's Zigeunerweisen aged 19

    2016-08-16T00:00:00Z

    Sarah Chang gives a showstopping performance of Sarasate's Zigeunerweisen at the age of 19 in 1999. Read: Divide your practice into hour-long chunks, says violinist Sarah Chang Read: What do violinists Sarah Chang and Hilary Hahn keep inside their instrument cases? Watch: When they ...

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    What do violinists Sarah Chang and Hilary Hahn keep in their instrument cases?

    2016-03-04T00:00:00Z

    Ever wondered what players keep in their instrument cases, apart from their Strads? We talk to some well-known performers to discover the secrets they hold

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    Divide your practice into hour-long chunks, says violinist Sarah Chang

    2015-03-26T00:00:00Z

    The American musician advocates taking breaks between practice sessions

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    Violinist Sarah Chang performs Sarasate's Zigeunerweisen

    2014-12-10T00:00:00Z

    Violinist Sarah Chang gives a show-stopping performance of Sarasate's Zigeunerweisen with the Berlin Philharmonic conducted by Plácido Domingo. Subscribe  to The Strad or download  our digital edition as part of a 30-day free trial. To purchase single issues click here .

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    When they were young: Sarah Chang

    2014-05-21T00:00:00Z

    A young Sarah Chang performs Sarasate's Carmen Fantasy. Read The Strad's article on how to nurture a child prodigy . Further videos in our 'When they were young' series: Joshua Bell Hilary Hahn Leila Josefowicz Maxim Vengerov Itzhak Perlman Subscribe to The Strad or download our ...

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    Violinist Sarah Chang held at Moscow airport owing to visa issue

    2012-04-16T00:00:00Z

    Sarah Chang had her passport confiscated for two hours by immigration officials at Moscow airport who said there was a problem with her visa. The frustrated violinist posted a series of messages on Twitter: 'Seriously, if there's a problem, send me home. Really. I haven't been home in months. ...

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    Violinist Sarah Chang pulls out of Detroit recital

    2010-10-10T00:00:00Z

    Violinist Sarah Chang has cancelled a recital at Detroit's Orchestra Hall scheduled for tonight, citing intimidating emails she had received from supporters of striking Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) musicians. Chang had been due to perform as soloist with the orchestra in its season-opening concert. But after the players began strike ...