VC INTERVIEW | Sean Lee Discusses Performing Schumann's Arrangement of Paganini's 24 Caprices

0
  The Violin Channel recently discussed the project with violinist Sean Lee. Your interest in Paganini’s music is very inspiring. You created an educational YouTube series,...

ON THIS DAY | Composer Max Bruch Was Born in 1838

0
  Bruch wrote his first composition, a song for his mother's birthday, at the age of nine. From that moment, his career and passion for...

ON THIS DAY | German Violinist & Composer Rodolphe Kreutzer Died in 1831

0
  German violinist and composer Rodolphe Kreutzer died on this day in 1831, aged 65. A student of Anton Stamitz, Kreutzer is remembered as one of...

ON THIS DAY | British Viola Virtuoso Lionel Tertis was Born in 1876

0
  British viola virtuoso was born on this day in 1876. A violinist studying at the Royal Academy of Music in London, Lionel Tertis's teacher had...

ON THIS DAY | Violinist Nathan Milstein Died in 1992

0
  Soviet-born American violin virtuoso Nathan Milstein died on this day in 1992, aged 88. Praised for his interpretations of J.S. Bach's unaccompanied violin sonatas and...

ON THIS DAY | Happy Birthday, VC Artist Timothy Chooi!

0
  Today is violinist, VC Artist Timothy Chooi’s 28th birthday! Praised for his "powerful and finely nuanced interpretations, sumptuous sonorities, and a compelling stage presence," Philadelphia-native...

ON THIS DAY | Happy Birthday, Violinist Zakhar Bron!

0
  Today is Russian violin pedagogue, Zakhar Bron’s 74th birthday! Bron began his violin studies at Stolyarksy School in Odessa. He continued at the Gnessin Music...

ON THIS DAY | Violinist Ida Haendel was Born in 1928

0
A recognized child prodigy, Polish-British-Canadian violinist Ida Haendel competed against towering virtuosos David Oistrakh and Ginette Neveu. She was awarded 7th prize in the...

VC INTERVIEW | Isaac Sammis on CodaBow's Carbon Fiber Bows

0
  CodaBow presents a wide range of bows for different playing levels. The Violin Channel recently caught up with Isaac Sammis, Senior Sales and Marketing...

ON THIS DAY | Violinist Vasco Abadjiev Died in 1978

0
  Bulgarian violin virtuoso Vasco Abadjiev sadly died on this day in 1978, aged 52. Recognized as a child prodigy at the age of six, he...

ON THIS DAY | Happy Birthday, VC Artist Bomsori Kim!

0
  In addition to the numerous competition prizes she has garnered, Bomsori Kim received the 2018 Young Artist Award from the Korean Ministry of Culture,...

VC INTERVIEW | Violinist Grace Park on Her Upcoming Naumburg Foundation Carnegie Hall Recital

0
  The Violin Channel recently sat down with violinist Grace Park — a distinguished graduate of the Colburn Conservatory and New England Conservatory — on...

ON THIS DAY | Happy Birthday, Violinist Sarah Chang!

0
  As a soloist, Korean-American violin virtuoso Sarah Chang performs with esteemed orchestras and conductors in an international career that has spanned more than two decades. An...

ON THIS DAY | Happy Birthday, Violinist Joshua Bell!

0
  Today is American violin virtuoso Joshua Bell's 54th birthday! At the age of 14, Bell debuted with the Philadelphia Orchestra with Riccardo Muti, and made...

VC INTERVIEW | Amy Rhodes on Ensemble Connect at Carnegie Hall

0
  The Violin Channel recently sat down with Amy Rhodes, director of Ensemble Connect at Carnegie Hall.   Tell us about Ensemble Connect. When was it founded?...

LATEST

VC ARTIST OF THE WEEK

VC Giveaway