Videos – Page 13

  • Evan Price
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    Evan Price plays Django Reinhardt

    2018-12-14T12:53:00Z

    Improvisation no.2 by jazz guitar legend Django Reinhardt is here arranged for solo violin and performed by Evan Price. ‘The bow technique is of uncertain origin but was made famous by hot jazz violin great, Joe Venuti,’ writes Price. This performance appears on Price’s 2017 album ‘Dialogues’ . ...

  • Octobass
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    Double bass and octobass duet

    2018-12-12T15:28:00Z

    Double bass player Jonathan Camps is joined by Nicola Moneta on octobass for a performance of ‘Amazing Grace’ filmed at the Mardi Graves festival in February 2018.

  • Steve Bailey and Francois and Sylvain Rabbath
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    A meeting of two very different bassists

    2018-12-11T12:25:00Z

    The American jazz and funk bassist Steve Bailey plays together with double bassist François Rabbath and his pianist son Sylvain Rabbath at Bavarian Bassdays 2018 in Mühldorf/Inn. 

  • Yo-Yo Ma Montreal
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    Yo-Yo Ma performs in Montréal metro

    2018-12-10T12:52:00Z

    The Chinese-American cellist gives a free concert in the Montréal metro, including a Leonard Cohen singalong.

  • Jack Frerer - Spiral Sequences (string quartet)
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    Azure Quartet: Spiral Sequences by Jack Frerer

    2018-12-07T16:42:00Z

    ‘Spiral Sequences is a string quartet performed in two movements,’ writes composer Jack Frerer. ‘The first, the shorter of the two, is frantic and pulse-driven, carried by momentum generated by spiraling 16th note patterns and repeated ostinatos. It presents fragments of a sequence-like pattern, one which is played in ...

  • Kanneh-Mason
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    Sheku and Isata Kanneh-Mason: variations on In the Bleak Midwinter

    2018-12-07T14:37:00Z

    Sheku and Isata Kanneh-Mason perform an arrangement of Holst’s Christmas carol ‘In the Bleak Midwinter’. Holst: In the Bleak Midwinter - Arr. Kanneh-Mason © 2018 Decca Music Group Limited

  • Rostropovich's cello Sotheby's
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    The moment Rostropovich's cello is sold for £1.6 million

    2018-12-04T13:45:00Z

    Filmed during Sotheby’s recent sale of items belonging to Mstislav Rostropovich and Galina Vishnevskaya, this video captures the moment that the cellist’s1783 Giovanni Battista Guadagnini reaches a hammer price of £1.6 million. It was sold for a final total of £1,930,000 (including the buyer’s premium). Read: Two cello records ...

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    Hilary Hahn and TwoSet Violin play Paganini while hoola-hooping

    2018-12-03T15:48:00Z

    In this video, TwoSet Violin and guest Hilary Hahn make Paganini’s Caprice No 24 that bit more challenging.

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    Clara-Jumi Kang, Alessio Bax: Debussy Violin Sonata

    2018-12-02T13:33:00Z

    German-Korean violinist Clara-Jumi Kang performs at the Seoul Arts Center with pianist Alessio Bax. Kang is a past winner of first prizes at the Seoul International Music Competition, Sendai International Violin Competition and International Violin Competition of Indianapolis.   

  • Four circles index
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    The 'Four Circles' approach to violin making

    2018-12-01T00:01:00Z

    In the January 2019 issue of The Strad, luthier Kevin Kelly describes his geometrical method for violin design. This video is intended to provide a visual accompaniment to the article. ’In the past, there must have been a system of design that makers could easily understand and follow, with ...

  • Perlman
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    Itzhak Perlman performs at Pittsburgh synagogue memorial

    2018-11-30T13:12:00Z

    This video is an extract from the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s Concert for Peace and Unity on 27 November, marking a month since the shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue and honouring its victims. The concert will be broadcast in full by PBS on 11 December.

  • Peace Through Music  Hyeong-Joon Won
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    Peace Through Music: violinist Hyeong-Joon Won

    2018-11-28T13:11:00Z

    Violinist Hyeong-Joon Won gives a TEDx talk last year on his projects bringing musicians from North and South Korea together to perform and promote peace

  • Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra train items concert
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    Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra plays items left on trains

    2018-11-27T13:48:00Z

    Members of the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra perform a piece of music using items left behind on trains, including a surfboard, a bicycle pump and an umbrella.

  • Diana Tishchenko Mendelssohn
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    Diana Tishchenko performs Mendelssohn

    2018-11-26T16:39:00Z

    Diana Tishchenko, winner of this year’s Long-Thibaud-Crespin competition, performs the first movement of Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor in the contest’s final round.

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    Ray Chen's practice challenge: Paganini Sauret Cadenza

    2018-11-25T12:28:00Z

    The violinist lays bare his practice process, beginning from scratch on one of the steepest technical challenges in the repertoire – the Émile Sauret cadenza for Paganini’s First Violin Concerto.

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    Layale Chaker and the Sarafand Ensemble

    2018-11-22T16:48:00Z

    In this video from Morgenland Festival Osnabrück 2017, Layale Chaker and the Sarafand Ensemble with Michel Godard perform their version of the Lebanese folk solk Havvel ya gannam. Violinist and composer Layale Chaker trained at the National Higher Conservatory of Beirut in her native Lebanon, followed by studies at ...

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    Die Seele der Geige: documentary featuring Frank Peter Zimmermann and luthier Martin Schleske

    2018-11-21T15:47:00Z

    [n.b. no English subtitles. As broadcast on Arte.tv, the film is in German, or click the gear icon to change to French.] This documentary, a coproduction by EuroArts and BR (Bavarian Broadcasting), follows violinist Frank Peter Zimmermann in 2016 as he reunites with the ‘Lady Inchiquin’ Stradivari, after a ...

  • Sheku Kanneh-Mason
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    Sheku Kanneh-Mason meets Rostropovich's Cellos

    2018-11-20T15:38:00Z

    Ahead of Sotheby’s sale Rostropovich Vishnevskaya (November 28th),  Sheku Kanneh-Mason went to the auctioning house to try out three of the cellos belonging to his musical hero.   

  • The Woodland Cellist
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    Nicolas Cherniavsky makes music in the woods

    2018-11-19T10:49:00Z

    In this video cellist Nicolas Cherniavsky explains why playing in the forest is unlike playing in any other space, and describes the ways in which the music reflects the qualities of the wood.

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    Santiago Cañón Valencia plays Bach Chaconne cello transcription

    2018-11-17T10:23:00Z

    Colombian cellist Santiago Cañón Valencia, who was recently presented with the 2018 János Starker Award  here performs his own transcription of the Chaconne from Bach’s Partita no.2. This video was made at the Luis Angel Arango Hall in Bogotá on 13 August 2017.