All Video articles – Page 17

  • Tai Murray
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    Entire violin section joins Tai Murray in Tchaikovsky concerto solo part

    2018-10-01T11:39:00Z

    In this video taken during a Memphis Symphony Orchestra rehearsal, the entire violin section surprises soloist Tai Murray by joining in with her solo part in the finale. Chicago-born Tai Murray is a former BBC New Generation Artist and concertmaster of the UK-based Chineke Orchestra. Watch: ...

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    Anne-Sophie Mutter plays Gershwin's 'Summertime'

    2018-09-26T14:17:00Z

    From ABC Classic FM comes this video of Anne-Sophie Mutter and pianist Tamara-Anna Cislowska performing ‘Summertime’ from George Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess.

  • Oberlin Acoustics Workshop
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    VSA Oberlin Acoustics Workshop 2015

    2018-09-25T15:03:00Z

    Each year for one week, the international violin making community gathers at Oberlin to discuss the latest findings in acoustics under the guidance of researchers and renowned makers. Tying in with the new Making Matters article in our October issue, on the Oberlin Bow Making Workshop and its ...

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    Interpretation Class with Benjamin Zander

    2018-09-24T16:47:00Z

    In this video, violinist Yasmin Myers takes a masterclass with Benjamin Zander, musical director of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra, on Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto.

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    Sonnet Mélancolique by Alexis de Castillon: double bass transcription

    2018-09-21T15:55:00Z

    Double bassist Alexander Verster performs the ‘Sonnet Mélancolique’ from Alexis de Castillon’s song cycle Six poèsies d’Armand Silvestre , op.8. Verster’s transcription for double bass in standard orchestral tuning is available to download here and the piano score (public domain) here . The video was edited by ...

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    Kanneh-Mason Piano Trio - Samuel Coleridge Taylor’s 'Deep River'

    2018-09-19T15:58:00Z

    The Kanneh-Mason Piano Trio, formed of siblings Isata Kanneh-Mason (piano), Braimah Kanneh-Mason (violin) and BBC Young Musician winning Sheku Kanneh-Mason (cello), perform Samuel Coleridge-Taylor’s arrangement of the spiritual ‘Deep River’ . Coleridge-Taylor, not to be confused with poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge, was a mixed-race English composer and conductor ...

  • Boussu
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    Replicating a Benoit Joseph Boussu

    2018-09-18T14:02:00Z

    In this video, violin maker and researcher Geerten Verberkmoes puts the finishing touches to a replica of a violin by Benoit Joseph Boussu, using construction methods most likely employed by the 18th-century French luthier.

  • Richard Lin
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    Richard Lin performs Bruch's Scottish Fantasy

    2018-09-17T17:27:00Z

    In this video, Richard Lin, 1st prize winner of the International Violin Competition of Indianapolis, performs Bruch’s Scottish Fantasy in the final round conducted by Leonard Slatkin.

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    Oleksandr Pushkarenko performs at the Enescu International Violin Competition

    2018-09-13T12:43:00Z

    As part of the first round of this year’s George Enescu International Violin Competition, the Ukrainian violinist Oleksandr Pushkarenko, who is studying for a a Masters at the Niccolò Paganini Conservatory of Genoa in Italy, performs the first movement of Mozart’s Violin Concerto No 5 in A Major, K.219.

  • Yo-Yo Ma appears on The Andrew Marr Show
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    Yo-Yo Ma: Why Bach is relevant in the 21st century

    2018-09-12T10:03:00Z

    Yo-Yo Ma appears on The Andrew Marr Show, the BBC’s Sunday morning current events programme. 

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    Hilary Hahn plays Bach – 1997 debut album promo

    2018-09-07T13:44:00Z

    This video, recently posted by Hilary Hahn on her facebook page, was made in 1997 for her debut recording Hilary Hahn Plays Bach. Teleased by Sony Classical, the album included the Partita no.3 in E Major, Partita no.2 in D Minor, and Sonata No. 3 in C Major. ...

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    Violin maker Guy Rabut featured in Esquire video series 'Handmade'

    2018-09-06T16:17:00Z

    This video, featuring New York based violin maker Guy Rabut, was made for Esquire.com’s ‘Handmade’ series in 2017. Director Cinematographer - Josh K. Brede Creative Producer - Travis Gorzelsky Executive Producer - Anna Jimenez Producer - Christian Nilsson Associate Producer - Sara ...

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    Entire cello section joins in Gautier Capuçon's solo part

    2018-09-05T12:14:00Z

    This video, filmed at the Teatro Verdi in Pordenone, is from a rehearsal of Dvořák’s cello concerto with Gautier Capuçon and the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra  

  • Kerson Leong
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    Kerson Leong plays Jean-Marie Leclair's Sonata No 5

    2018-09-04T10:40:00Z

    The Canadian violinist Kerson Leong performs the third movement of Jean-Marie Leclair’s Sonata No 5 for 2 violins in duet with himself.

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    Abner Jairo Ortiz García: Bach Courante from Cello Suite no.4

    2018-09-01T11:41:00Z

    Left-handed cellist Abner Jairo Ortiz García plays the Courante from Bach’s Cello Suite no.4 in E flat major. Biography courtesy of City Music Foundation: After winning First Prize at the 2014 National Cello Competition of Mexico and in April 2018, Jairo was chosen to be the second City ...

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    Masumi Per Rostad: Reger Viola Suite No. 1 in G minor

    2018-08-30T16:30:00Z

    In this video from string maker D’Addario, Japanese-Norwegian violist Masumi Per Rostad performs Max Reger’s Viola Suite no.1 in G minor. Rostad writes: ‘Max Reger would often compress long harmonic progressions and jam them into just one or two beats. Therefore, I found it fitting to discover that his ...

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    Nancy Zhou performs Kreisler at Shanghai competition

    2018-08-29T15:48:00Z

    American violinist Nancy Zhou, 25, no stranger to the competition circuit , here plays Fritz Kreisler’s Recitativo and Scherzo-Caprice op.6 as part of the semi-final round of the Shanghai Isaac Stern Competition . Earlier in the video she plays Beethoven’s Sonata for Violin and Piano in E-flat Major, op.12 ...

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    Gautier Capuçon takes wing in latest video clip

    2018-08-29T11:36:00Z

    The french cellist’s recording of Fauré’s Après un rêve from his latest album Intuition  is showcased in this video produced for Paris Aéroport filmed at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport. The recording features the Orchestre de Chambre de Paris conducted by Douglas Boyd.

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    Gabriele Ragghianti demonstrates Italian double bass bow hold

    2018-08-28T17:24:00Z

    In this video from D’Addario Orchestral, bouble bassist Gabriele Ragghianti, who teaches at the Royal College of Music and the Luigi Boccherini Institute of Music, explains how to perfect an Italian bass bow hold. Ragghianti plays D’Addario Kaplan strings - click here for more information