NEW TO YOUTUBE | 2Cellos – 'Hysteria' by Muse Psychiatric Hospital Cover [VIDEO]

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2Cellos duo, in their latest video, take on modern space-rock classic 'Hysteria', by British band Muse – set in a psychiatric hospital. 2CELLOS | HYSTERIA...

New York Phil Names 29 year old Joshua Gersen as New Assistant Conductor

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The New York Philharmonic has today announced 29 year old American conductor Joshua Gersen as their new Assistant Conductor – to commence in September...

THROWBACK THURSDAY | Amadeus Leopold, Sibelius Violin Concerto – Aged 14

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2002 archival footage of the then 14 year old Hahn-Bin (aka Amadeus Leopold) performing Sibelius Violin Concerto, live in Germany. HAHN-BIN | SIBELIUS VIOLIN CONCERTO |...

24 Year Old Friederike Starkloff Announced New Concertmaster in Hannover

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24 year old German violinist Friederike Starkloff has today been announced as the new 1st Concertmaster of the NDR Radiophilharmonie, in Hannover. A student of Professor...

Heartbroken Frank Peter Zimmermann Surrenders 'Lady Inchiquin' Strad to Financial Controllers

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It has been announced today that German violin virtuoso Frank Peter Zimmermann has been forced to surrender the 'Lady Inchiquin' Stradivarius to its new owner,...

Frank Peter Zimmermann Locked in Last Minute Bitter Strad Tug-of-War

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It is being reported today in the Wall Street Journal, that German violin virtuoso Frank Peter Zimmermann is locked in a bitter last-minute tug-of-war...

Industry Report Indicates Classical Sales Declining and Streaming Not Compensating

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An alarming new report, released this week by BPI has indicated classical music CD sales have declined a further 5% year on year in...

VC BUZZ | 300 Android Phones Performing Beethoven's 'Ode To Joy' [VIDEO]

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300 Android phones and tablets performing Beethoven's 9th Symphony's 'Ode To Joy'. Arranged by Google Japan using Android's Androidify app. 300 ANDROID PHONES & TABLETS |...

Ingenious World War One 'Trench Cello' Unveiled at UK War Exhibition

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A unique World War 1 'trench cello', ingeniously sculptured from an oil can, has been unveiled at the Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum,...

Polish Classmates Share 1st Prize at Lutoslawski International Cello Competition

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18 year old Maciej Kulakowski and 21 year old Zuzanna Sosnowska, from Poland have been awarded joint-1st prize at the 2015 Witold Lutoslawski International...

Early Music Expert Philip Pickett Has Been Sentenced to 11 Years Jail for Attacks on Students

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Recorder virtuoso and international early music expert, Philip Pickett has been sentenced, in a London court to 11 years imprisonment for the rape and...

SAD NEWS | Violinist Hanns-Joachim Westphal, Ex-Berlin Phil has Died – Aged 85

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German violinist Hanns-Joachim Westphal has passed away – aged 85. He served a long time Principal Second Violinist position with the Berlin Philharmonic - and was...

VC GIVEAWAY | Enter to Win 1 of 5 Newly-Released Autographed 2Cellos' 'Celleoverse' CDs

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To help celebrate the international release, The Violin Channel in conjunction with Sony Music is this week giving away 5 personally autographed, newly-released 2Cellos 'Celloverse'...

North Carolina Symphony Violinist & Composer Jess Levin Has Died – Aged 65

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American violinist, composer and acclaimed photographer Jess Levin has passed away – aged 65. Mr Levin served as a long time 1st violinist with the...

THROWBACK THURSDAY | Maxim Vengerov – Tchaikovsky Concerto, Aged 15, 1990 [VIDEO]

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Incredible 1990 archival footage of the then 15 year old Maxim Vengerov performing the 3rd movement from Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto – with conductor Pavel Kogan and the Moscow State Symphony...

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