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ASK THE PROS | Danielle Belen – ‘Differing Teaching Needs of Pre-College, College & Post-Grad Students’ [ADVICE]

The Violin Channel member Jessie Chen, from the United States was keen to know: ‘What are the differing teaching needs between pre-collegiate students and...

Maestro Daniel Barenboim Launches His Own New YouTube Channel

Pianist and conductor, Daniel Barenboim has today announced the launch his own new YouTube channel. “I shall be talking occasionally about music, about pieces that...

MANIC MONDAY | TwoSetViolin – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto BACKWARDS … [WHAT]

Australian funsters TwoSet Violin performing Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto in D Major ... BACKWARDS!   https://youtu.be/O2KZ7BWlut4

Florida Violin Shop Manager Arrested On Multiple Theft Charges

It has been reported today that the former General Manager of a violin shop in Melbourne, Florida, United States has been arrested for defrauding...

Hollywood Bowl to Reopen in May 2021

Beginning in May, the Hollywood Bowl will reopen with a limited-capacity audience of 4000. To express gratitude for their help throughout the pandemic, four free...

VC LIVE | VC Facebook Livestream – Violinist Vadim Gluzman [LIVE]

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Ukrainian-born Israeli violin virtuoso Vadim Gluzman for a fun Facebook live Q&A session with his fans.

OUT NOW | Baroque Violinist Bjarte Eike’s New ‘Alehouse Sessions’ Album [LISTEN]

Rubicon Classics has announced the release of Norwegian Baroque violinist Bjarte Eike's imaginative and fun new disc ‘The Alehouse Sessions’. Recorded at a live concert at The...

English National Opera Music Director Quits After Just 6 Months

The English National Opera has today announced that Music Director, Mark Wigglesworth will stand down at the conclusion of the current season. Wigglesworth, who perviously...

OUT NOW | VC Artist Francisco Fullana’s Debut Album: ‘Through the Lens of Time' [LISTEN]

Orchid Classics has today announced the release of Spanish violin virtuoso, VC Artist Francisco Fullana’s debut album ‘Through the Lens of Time' - featuring...

Finnish Composer Paavo Heininen Has Died, Aged 84

  Studying initially at the University of Helsinki and the Sibelius Academy with Einojuhani Rautavaara, Heininen also spent time at the Juilliard School and in Poland...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | American Cellist Warren Oja ... and His New Stand Partner [CUTE]

American cellist Warren Oja performing Bach's 1st Cello Suite ... with the help of his new stand partner ... "This is what she gets for...

MANIC MONDAY | Vivaldi's 'Spring' ... for A Cappella Vocal Quintet [HUH]

Vivaldi's 'Spring' from 'The Four Seasons' ... like you've never heard before .... Presented by acclaimed Israeli female unaccompanied vocal ensemble, Carmel A-Cappella.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uxs5O6hMBvg&showinfo=0&autohide=1 CARMEL A-CAPPELLA VOCAL...

Gramophone Announces Nominees for Orchestra of the Year

The Gramophone Classical Music Awards has selected the ten contenders for this year's Gramophone's Orchestra of the Year Award. Gramophone editors and reviewers choose the...

WACKY WEDNESDAY | Rossini 'La Gazza Ladra' Overture Like Never Seen Before [LOL]

Turkish "conductor" Efdal Altun "leads" the Istanbul State Symphony in a 21st Century performance of Rossini's Overture to La Gazza Ladra ...   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qf_r3gzsSjM&feature=youtu.be EFDAL ALTUN | ROSSINI |...

VC GIVEAWAY | Win 1 of 5 Signed Copies of Violinist Friedemann Eichhorn’s New "Fazıl Say Violin Works" CDs

To help celebrate this week’s international release of violinist Friedemann Eichhorn’s new "Fazıl Say Violin Works" CD, The Violin Channel, in conjunction with our...



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