All Vadim Repin articles

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    Vadim Repin: Gubaidulina

    2021-12-21T18:02:00Z

    An orchestral 90th-birthday tribute to a singular and original Russian composer

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    Russian mother in court over son’s violin playing

    2021-02-10T11:24:00Z

    Vadim Repin tells the boy: ‘Let this be something that toughens you up, not something that stops you’ 

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    Sentimental Work: Vadim Repin

    2020-07-28T09:00:00Z

    Despite a shaky beginning, Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto no.2 has become one of the most beloved pieces in the Russian violinist’s repertoire

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    Vadim Repin performs Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto no.2

    2020-07-15T12:08:00Z

    The Russian violinist chooses the concerto for his Sentimental Work in the August issue

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    A blizzard of brilliance: Postcard from Novosibirsk

    2018-06-01T11:18:00Z

    Now in its fifth year, the Trans-Siberian Art Festival continues to attract both acclaimed artists and exciting new talent to the snowy Russian city of Novosibirsk, from where Tom Stewart reports

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    Fire and ice: the best recordings of the Sibelius violin concerto

    2017-12-07T17:33:00Z

    Originally published in 2007 for the 50th anniversary of the composer’s death, this critical appraisal by Richard S. Ginell looks for the recordings that do justice to one of the best-loved works in the repertoire  

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    Violinist Vadim Repin performs Sofia Gubaidulina's Offertorium

    2017-03-06T00:00:00Z

    Violinist Vadim Repin performs Sofia Gubaidulina's Offertorium concerto for violin and orchestra (1980) with the State Academic Symphony Orchestra 'Evgeny Svetlanov' under the baton of Vladimir Jurowski. The performance took place at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall in Moscow on 30 May 2016. Read: 6 pieces of advice ...

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    MacMillan: Violin Concerto; Symphony no. 4

    2017-01-13T00:00:00Z

    The Strad Issue: January 2017 Description: Magnificent playing from Repin in James MacMillan's 2010 concerto Musicians: Vadim Repin (violin) BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Donald Runnicles Composer: MacMillan Catalogue number: ONYX 4157 With its mysterious German chanting, Shostakovich-like sarcasm and nods to seemingly ...

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    Violinist Vadim Repin performs Schubert and Prokofiev in 1992

    2016-12-26T00:00:00Z

    Violinist Vadim Repin performs Schubert's Violin Sonata and Prokofiev's First Violin Sonata with pianist Alexander Markovich in Moscow in 1992 at the age of 21. Read: 6 pieces of advice for performers by violinist Vadim Repin Watch: Vadim Repin plays seven Stradivarius and Guarneri violins

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    Vadim Repin performs Shostakovich's First Violin Concerto

    2016-11-29T00:00:00Z

    Vadim Repin performs Shostakovich's First Violin Concerto with the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra under Valery Gergiev in St. Petersburg in 1992. The performance was dedicated to David Oistrakh. Read: 6 pieces of advice for performers by violinist Vadim Repin Watch: Vadim Repin plays seven Stradivarius and Guarneri violins

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    Violinist Vadim Repin performs Tchaikovsky at Museo del Violino, Cremona

    2016-10-10T00:00:00Z

    Violinist Vadim Repin and pianist Andrei Korobeinikov performs the Méditation from Tchaikovsky's Souvenir d'un lieu cher, op.42 at the Museo del Violino in Cremona, Italy as part of the Stradivari Festival 2016. Read: 6 pieces of advice for performers by violinist Vadim Repin Watch: Vadim Repin plays ...

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    Violinists Maxim Vengerov and Vadim Repin perform together as students

    2016-06-14T00:00:00Z

    Violinists Vadim Repin and Maxim Vengerov perform together as students in this short clip from a documentary about their teacher Zakhar Bron. Watch: A young Vadim Repin performs Ysaÿe’s Solo Violin Sonata no.3

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    Violinist Vadim Repin gives masterclass on Saint-Saëns

    2015-10-19T00:00:00Z

    You are not sure of yourself - so you pull away with your right hand, just in case you miss it' Vadim Repin gives a masterclass on Saint-Saëns's Introduction et rondo capriccioso, featuring American Fine Arts Festival student Timothy Chooi. Read: 6 pieces of advice for performers ...

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    Video: violinist Vadim Repin on finding the perfect instrument

    2015-09-23T00:00:00Z

    You may enjoy playing the violin, but you will never adore it until you find an instrument that captures your heart' Vadim Repin talks about finding his perfect violin - and that special quality found in Stradivari and Guarneri 'del Gesù' instruments. The interview was ...

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    Vadim Repin plays seven Stradivarius and Guarneri violins

    2015-09-21T00:00:00Z

    The instruments are part of Christie's 'The Art of Music' sale

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    Vadim Repin, Mischa Maisky and Lang Lang perform Rachmaninov

    2015-07-13T00:00:00Z

    Violinist Vadim Repin, cellist Mischa Maisky and pianist Lang Lang perform Rachmaninov's Trio élégiaque No. 1 at the Verbier Festival in 2009.Read 6 pieces of advice for performers by violinist Vadim Repin.Subscribe to The Strad or download our digital edition as part of a 30-day free trial. To ...

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    Vadim Repin performs Prokofiev on the Guarneri 'del Ges’', 'Lafont' violin, c.1736

    2014-10-07T00:00:00Z

    Vadim Repin performs Prokofiev's Violin Concerto no.2 on the Giuseppe Guarneri 'del Gesù', 'Lafont' violin, c.1736 with the Russian National Orchestra at the 2013 George Enescu Festival. The instrument features in The Strad's 2015 calendar , 'Violins of the Stars', on sale now. John Dilworth explores the stories ...

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    Vadim Repin conducts and performs Shostakovich's First Violin Concerto

    2014-08-12T00:00:00Z

    Violinist Vadim Repin’s Trans-Siberian Arts Festival in Novosibirsk suffered a last-minute no show in April, when conductor Valery Gergiev was delayed in New York. Rather than cancel the concert, artistic director Repin decided to conduct and play Shostakovich's Violin Concerto no.1 himself – the first time ...

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    A young Vadim Repin performs Ysaÿe's Solo Violin Sonata no.3

    2014-05-22T00:00:00Z

    A 15-year-old Vadim Repin performs Ysaÿe's Solo Violin Sonata no.3 in 1986. Read The Strad's article on how to nurture a child prodigy . 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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    Vadim Repin performs Shostakovich's First Violin Concerto

    2014-04-15T00:00:00Z

    Vadim Repin performs Shostakovich's First Violin Concerto with the Orchestre de Paris conducted by Paavo Järvi. The violinist performed the work for the first time without a conductor last week at the Trans-Siberian Arts Festival when scheduled conductor Valery Gergiev was delayed. Subscribe to The Strad ...