All Video articles – Page 16

  • Stephan Koncz & Ödön Rácz

    Stephan Koncz & Ödön Rácz: Barrière Duo


    Cellist Stephan Koncz and bassist Ödön Rácz play the Allegro prestissimo movement from Jean-Baptiste Barrière’s Duo in G major for two cellos  

  • Sarah Chang

    Earliest video of Sarah Chang


    Grainy home video footage of what appears to be a very young Sarah Chang playing the Introduction Rondo Capriccioso. The uploader suggests that it was taken in the mid 1980s, when she would have been 5 or 6. If you have any more specific information, please do ...

  • Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival

    Janine Jansen: Do you ever dream of music?


    In this series of video from the Schleswig-Holstein Festival, Janine Jansen, who is artist in residence for 2019, answers questions on her life in music

  • Shunske Sato

    Shunske Sato on the reconstructed Bach D minor Violin Concerto


    Violinist Shunske Sato discusses BWV 1052R violin concerto which he performed with the Netherlands Bach Society for the All of Bach YouTube series. The concerto is thought to have been originally written for violin but survives in Bach’s manuscripts only as a harpshichord concerto. For more information about ...

  • Jack Frerer - “Stutter Step” piano trio

    Jack Frerer - ‘Stutter Step’ piano trio


    Stutter Step, a new work for piano trio by Australian-American composer Jack Frerer, performed here by Kevin Zhu, Philip Sheegog and Tengku Irfan. Frerer says about the piece: ’Most of my music operates by presenting simple, memorable musical ideas, and then finding the most interesting ways to mess with ...

  • Augustin Hadelich Paganini

    Augustin Hadelich plays Caprice no.24


    The German-Italian violinist plays Paganini’s Capriccio no.24 as an encore on 23 November 2018 at the Helsinki Music Centre

  • Natsuho Murata CMIM

    11-year-old Natsuho Murata plays Saint-Saëns and Wieniawski


    Natsuho Murata, 11, from Japan, performs at the Concours musical international de Montréal’s ‘Mini Violini’ showcase in May this year. Murata plays Saint-Saëns’ Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso and the Scherzo-Tarantelle by Wieniawski. ‘Mini Violini’ saw five winners of international junior competitions, aged 10 to 14, invited to perform ...

  • Carlos Arcieri

    An afternoon with Carlos Arcieri


    Luthier Carlos Arcieri is seen in his workshop in this short film by Emilio Seri made in 2018. Arcieri worked Wurlitzer’s in New York under Simone Sacconi and alongside René Morel, John Roskoski, Dario D’Attili, Luiz Bellini, William Salchow, Mario D’Alessandro and Vahakn Nigogosianuntil the shop closed in 1974. ...

  • Lisa Batiashvili

    Lisa Batiashvili: Debussy Violin Sonata finale, with Milana Chernyavska


    Filmed live in Berlin at Deutsche Grammophon’s Yello Lounge in January 2018. Violinist Lisa Batiashvili and pianist Milana Chernyavska perform Claude Debussy’s Violin Sonata in G Minor, L. 140: III. Finale. Très animé

  • Dmitry Badiarov

    Closer to Nature – a documentary about violin maker Dmitry Badiarov


    The Russian violin-maker Dmitry Badiarov (based in the Netherlands) developed his love for carving wood after deciding to build his first sailing ship, aged 5. Since then his love for making violins has co-existed with his passion for sailing and the sea. In this film, which was presented at ...

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    Ida Haendel documentary trailer: The Haendel Variations


    In a special tribute to Ida Haendel, we are republishing archive content related to the late violinist, who died last week

  • Joshua Brown - leopold mozart competition

    Joshua Brown performs Tchaikovsky Concerto at Leopold Mozart Competition


    The competition-winning performance of the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto by Joshua Brown in the finals of the Leopold Mozart Competition Augsburg. Featuring the Munich Radio Orchestra conducted by Domonkos Héja. Earlier in the video, Joshua Brown plays the Mozart Violin Concerto no.3 in G major K216. Video: Medienlabor Universität ...

  • Frank Huang

    Frank Huang plays The Star-Spangled Banner


    New York Philharmonic concertmaster Frank Huang plays his own arrangement of the United States national anthem before a November 2018 game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Houston Rockets at the Brooklyn Barclays Center  

  • Kremer

    Gidon Kremer talks about perfectionism and plays Caprice no.13


    An excerpt from the film Gidon Kremer - Man of Many Musics by documentary maker Christopher Nupen. The complete film is available on the Allegro Films YouTube channel  

  • Piccolo Violino Magico

    Il Piccolo Violino Magico - Live streaming


    Live stream from the first round (second day) at Il Piccolo Violino Magico competition in San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy. The competitiors, aged between 9 and 13, are: Toma Arakawa Miryam Capuano Ilva Eigus Teo Gertler Madeline Goh Mateusz Izdebski Theodor ...

  • Janine Jansen Brahms

    Janine Jansen performs Brahms’s Violin Concerto conducted by Daniel Harding


    Daniel Harding gave his final performances as Music Director of the Orchestre de Paris on 19 and 20 June, in a programme that included Janine Jansen performing Brahms’s Violin Concerto. Here she is in rehearsal.

  • Nicola Benedetti family concert Wigmore Hall

    Nicola Benedetti gives family concert at Wigmore Hall


    In this video Nicola Benedetti and presenter Lucy Drever give an interactive concert inspired by landscapes, stories and people from across the UK. The programme includes music by Massenet, Bach and Ravel.

  • Hilary Hahn plays Sibelius in 1996

    Hilary Hahn plays Sibelius aged 16


    A look back to 1996, when a 16-year-old Hilary Hahn performed Sibelius’s Violin Concerto with conductor Lorin Maazel and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra.

  • Shannon Lee Sendai

    Shannon Lee performs in the semi-final of the Sendai Competition


    The Canadian violinist Shannon Lee is one of six musicians who will be competing in the final round of the Sendai International Violin Competition. Here she is in the semi-finals last Saturday, performing both as soloist and as concertmaster.

  • Micro-violin

    Micro-artist plays his micro-violin, weighing all of 0.74mg


    In this video, the micro-artist Mattewada Ajay Kumar, who hails from Warangal, a city in the south Indian state of Telangana, plays his micro-violin: a tiny functional violin, weighing 0.74 mg and all of 2 cm long, sculpted from gold. The instrument, which comes complete with four metal strings and ...