All Video articles – Page 3

  • Schoenberg Phantasy

    Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Joonas Ahonen play Schoenberg


    The violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja and pianist Joonas Ahonen play Schoenberg’s Phantasy for Violin and Piano, Op.47 in August 2020 as part of the Gstaad Menuhin Festival.   Read: ‘Now I am completely mad’ – Patricia Kopatchinskaja on playing Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire

  • The Black Mirror

    The Lysander Piano Trio plays Jakub Ciupinski’s Black Mirror


    In this music video, the Lysander Piano Trio (violinist Itamar Zorman, cellist Michael Katz and pianist Liza Stepanova) plays Jakub Ciupinski’s Black Mirror from their new album: mirrors. Film by Sara Pettinella // Little Comb Productions Watch: Carducci Quartet plays Philip Glass’s String Quartet No.5 with drummer Cristián ...

  • Camille Thomas

    Camille Thomas plays Fazil Say’s ‘Never Give Up’


    The Belgian cellist plays Fazil Say’s Concerto For Cello Orchestra (II. Terror - Elegy From ‘Never Give Up’) with the Brussels Philharmonic conducted by Stéphane Denève. Read: Sentimental Work: Camille Thomas

  • Hadelich Duo

    Augustin Hadelich plays Chevalier de Saint-Georges


    The violinist performed and wrote about de Saint-George’s music as part of a lockdown exploration of neglected works by Black composers

  • HilaryHahnAI

    Hilary Hahn premieres ‘out of body’ by composer David Lang using AI software


    The work is part of the project which bridges the gap between culture and AI technology to find a common language

  • Maxim Vengerov

    Maxim Vengerov plays Shostakovich in 1996


    The violinist plays Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 1 aged 22 in 1996, with the WDR Sinfonieorchester, Cologne, conducted by Semyon Bychkov. Watch: Maxim Vengerov plays Ernst’s Variations on ‘The Last Rose of Summer’ Watch: Maxim Vengerov plays with his daughter Polina Watch: Maxim Vengerov plays with his ...

  • Julia Fischer

    Julia Fischer plays Saint-Saëns’s Havanaise aged 12


    The German violinist plays Saint-Saëns’s Havanaise aged 12 in 1996, accompanied by the Orquestra Sinfónica Portuguesa under Luís Izquierdo. The video also includes footage of Fischer practising violin, playing hockey, and sitting with her fellow class members at school. Read: Sentimental Work: Julia Fischer Read: Julia Fischer founds ...

  • Anne-Sophie Mutter

    A 21-year-old Anne-Sophie Mutter plays Mozart’s Violin Concerto No.3 in G major in 1985


    In this video, made in March 1985, a 21-year-old Anne-Sophie Mutter plays Mozart’s Violin Concerto No.3 in G major with the Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE under Miguel Ángel Gómez Martínez. Watch: Anne-Sophie Mutter plays Mozart in a modern art museum during lockdown Read: Anne-Sophie Mutter signs with new ...

  • YoYoMa_YMCG

    Yo-Yo Ma gives online masterclass for Youth Music Culture Guangdong


    The session covers topics such as ’activating the imagination’, ‘relaxing while playing’ and ’finding a story in music’

  • Lawrence Power

    Lockdown commissions 6: Lawrence Power plays William Marsey’s The Poor Room


    In this, the sixth of ten videos, violist Lawrence Power plays William Marsery’s ‘The Poor Room’ at his house in London. The video was filmed by Jessie Rodger during the Christmas break, with sound by Brett Cox. Power says: ‘It’s interesting to reflect on the spaces and rooms that ...

  • Philip Glass Carducci Cristián Tamblay

    Carducci Quartet plays Philip Glass’s String Quartet No.5 with drummer Cristián Tamblay


    The Carducci String Quartet performs the third movement of Philip Glass’s String Quartet No.5 in a new version with Cristián Tamblay on the drums. Watch: Carducci String Quartet plays a Shostakovich string quartet – with drums Watch: Working from home: Carducci Quartet perform Philip Glass’s String Quartet no.2 ...

  • NavarraQuartet

    The Navarra Quartet, tenor Nicky Spence and pianist Lada Valešová perform Pavel Haas’s Fata Morgana


    Beginning with a monologue on remembrance from author Howard Jacobson, the performance marks Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January 2021

  • PerlmanStateDinner

    Violinist Itzhak Perlman performs Perpetuum Mobile by Franz Ries


    Violinist Itzhak Perlman and pianist Rohan De Silva perform Franz Ries’s Perpetuum Mobile, op.34 no.5 at a state dinner in 2007. In the audience are Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, alongside then US President George W. Bush. Read: Never practise for more than five hours ...

  • Filipe Quaresma plays Ligeti

    Filipe Quaresma plays Ligeti’s Cello Concerto


    This video features the Ligeti Cello Concerto played by cellist Filipe Quaresma and the Portuguese Chamber Orchestra conducted by Pedro Carneiro at the Suggia Hall of Casa da Música Porto (Portugal). Watch: Rohan de Saram plays Xenakis

  • Grand Teton Music Festival

    Grand Teton Music Festival on Location: Houston


    This instalment of the Grand Teton Music Festival on Location, recorded at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, Houston, Texas, features Mozart’s Flute Quartet No. 1 in D major K.285; Reicha’s Wind Quintet in E flat major, Op.88 No.2; Farkas’s Early Hungarian Dances from the 17th Century; and Brahms’s Piano Quintet ...

  • CharlieSiem

    Violinist Charlie Siem performs for the virtual ‘All About Bach’ festival


    Violinist Charlie Siem performs Bach’s Violin Partita no.3 in E major BWV 1006 and the Chaconne from Bach’s Violin Partita no.2 in D minor BWV 1004. The performance opens the virtual ’All about Bach’ Festival, running 8 January to 5 March 2021 - part of Only Stage Management’s free ...

  • Musical pictionary with Hilary Hahn

    Musical pictionary with Hilary Hahn


    TwoSet Violin pit their pictionary skills against Hilary Hahn Read: TwoSet Violin make a return Read: Brett Yang of TwoSet Violin to take a break Watch: TwoSet Violin present ten types of musicians during quarantine

  • Emmanuel Tjeknavorian

    Auner Quartett plus colleagues play Beethoven’s Grosse Fuge


    In this fundraising initiative from the Wiener Konzerthaus the Auner Quartett leads a string orchestra of some of Austria’s concertmasters and leaders in a performance of Beethoven’s Grosse Fuge, under the baton of Emmanuel Tjeknavorian. Among the instruments being played are those by Stradivari, Guadagnini, Guarneri, Sanctus Serafin, Geissenhof, ...

  • Maxim Vengerov

    Maxim Vengerov plays Ernst’s Variations on ‘The Last Rose of Summer’


    In this video Maxim Vengerov plays Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst’s The Last Rose of Summer - Polyphonic Study no.6, written in 1864.   Read: Maxim Vengerov launches new educational website

  • Alexander Glazunov and Leopold Auer

    Video of Leopold Auer and Alexander Glazunov from 1912


    This video footage, filmed in St Petersburg in 1912, shows the composer Alexander Glazunov and violinist Leopold Auer standing together. There is also an appearance from the Russian/Soviet pianist Leonid Nikolayev. Read: Leopold Auer profiled in the July 1907 issue of The Strad