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  • KronosSunRings

    Kronos Quartet performs One Earth, One People, One Love


    Watch the official music video for One Earth, One People, One Love, the final movement of Sun Rings, a 2002 collaboration between Kronos and composer Terry Riley. The first full recording of Sun Rings was released by Nonesuch Records in August.The piece is scored for string quartet, chorus and ...

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    Itzhak Perlman discusses his early days as a musician


    In this interview, originally aired in June 2019, Itzhak Perlman discusses his early days as a musician and his battle with polio.

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    Sheku Kanneh-Mason recording Elgar at Abbey Road Studios


    Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason recording the Elgar Cello Concerto with Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra, in June 2019 at Abbey Road Studios. The 20-year-old soloist will release his new album, Elgar, on Decca Classics on 10 January 2020. The recording also includes a new arrangement of Elgar’s ‘Nimrod’ ...

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    Jack Liebeck plays Stuart Hancock concerto cadenza


    Stuart Hancock’s album ‘Raptures’, including the Violin Concerto performed by Jack Liebeck, featuring the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Lev Parikian, is released on 15 November 2019 on Orchid Classics Read: Violinist Jack Liebeck and composer Stuart Hancock interview each other Read: The Strad Masterclass: Jack Liebeck ...

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    My Space: Stephen Quinney


    The Toronto luthier gives a demonstration of his craft in a 2017 episode of the series History in the Making

  • Tamsin Waley-Cohen

    Tamsin Waley-Cohen plays CPE Bach


    Violinist Tamsin Waley-Cohen and pianist James Ballieu perform the allegretto from CPE Bach’s Violin Sonata in C major (Wq. 73) in a Scala Session recorded on Wednesday 6 November 2019.

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    Rostropovich plays Bach at the Checkpoint Charlie


    This footage from November 1989, two days after the official fall of the Berlin Wall, shows Mstislav Rostropovich giving an impromptu performance of Bach’s cello suites at the Checkpoint C crossing point between East and West Berlin. Read our article ‘Witnesses to the fall’, from the March 2014 ...

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    James Ehnes on the essence of mindful practice


    In this podcast, James Ehnes talks about what the essence of mindful instrumental practice is: having a clear goal, work efficiently, listen intently, and connecting with others.

  • Christian Tetzlaff

    Christian Tetzlaff on recording Beethoven’s Violin Concerto


    ‘It’s a big process that’s being portrayed, and it takes me with it, and touches me again and again - even after playing it over 330 times.’ So says Christian Tetzlaff on Beethoven’s Violin Concerto, which he has recorded with conductor Robin Ticciati.

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    Jitka Šuranská performs music inspired by Czech folklore


    The Czech violinist and singer, who has died aged 41, was known for her interpretations of Moravian folk songs

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    Hansheinz Schneeberger plays Paganini aged 91


    Schneeberger plays Paganini’s Cantibile with long-time duo partner guitarist Willy Riechsteiner

  • Practice with Nicky 1

    Practice with Nicky - How to…Routine


    In her first Practice with Nicky video, Nicola Benedetti focuses on building a routine. The violinist says: ‘Over the next couple of months, we’re going to take you through a host of practice tips. I hope there will be something there for everyone! But please let us know if you ...

  • Horror in Haddington - vision string quartet

    Horror in Haddington with the Vision String Quartet


    On tour in Scotland the Vision String Quartet spends the night in an old house. But something seems to be wrong…

  • Opus 76 Quartet

    The Opus 76 Quartet play Haydn’s op.76 no.4 ‘Sunrise’


    The Kansas City based Opus 76 Quartet here perform one of the works from which they took their name

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    Bottesini bass mob in Crema, Italy


    A flashmob of young double bassists film in the centre of Crema, Italy, filmed during the 2019 Bottesini Competition . Video by Lorenzo Taidelli

  • Prepare with Nicky

    Prepare with Nicky: Part 1 - who is Elgar


    In the first of Nicola Benedetti’s ‘Prepare with Nicky’ series, the violinist is focusing on Edward Elgar. Benedetti says: ‘Elgar is certainly one of the most beloved British composers and we felt it fitting to play a piece of music by him with our Advanced Orchestra at The Benedetti ...

  • Spektral Quartet - George Crumb

    Spektral Quartet: George Crumb’s Black Angels


    The Chicago based quartet performs Crumb’s most iconic work for strings, Black Angels (pt 1, ‘Departure’)

  • With Nicky Practice Prepare

    With Nicky: Practice and Prepare Introduction


    Nicola Benedetti offers tips on how to organise your time, how to stay concentrated and what to do with the time you have

  • Thomas Martin

    The Double Bass with Thomas Martin: Left Hand Ep 1, Position and Fingering Pt 1


    In this series of episodes Thomas Martin takes a look at left hand technique, addressing a number of issues commonly experienced by players. This first episode covers the basics of positioning the left hand on the double bass in order to stop the string.

  • Richard O'Neill viola - Rebecca Clarke sonata

    Richard O’Neill plays Rebecca Clarke viola sonata


    In this video from Korean broadcaster MBC, Richard O’Neill and Jeremy Denk perform Rebecca Clarke’s Sonata for Viola and Piano Impetuoso Vivace 07:27 Adagio 11:30 Read: Takács Quartet to welcome Richard O’Neill as new violist in 2020