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NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Augustin Hadelich - Britten Violin Concerto [2018]

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VC Artist Augustin Hadelich performing the Britten Violin Concerto - with conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live on the 24th of...

AUDITION | Shanghai Symphony, China – ‘Section Viola’ Position [APPLY]

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The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra in Shanghai, China, is currently accepting applications for a Section Viola position. Applications to be received by June 7th, 2019. For further details, visit:...

Guarneri Quartet Violist Michael Tree to Join USC Thornton Faculty

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It has been announced that 79 year old American violist Michael Tree is set to join The University of Southern California Thornton School of Music teaching...

Stephen King’s ‘The Shining’ to be Reworked into a Stage Opera

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It has been announced today that Stephen King’s 1977 psychological horror novel, ‘The Shining’ is set to be made into an opera production. Written by...

New Record Set for World's Most Expensive Violin Bow

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Beares Auctions, London has today announced a new world record for the most expensive violin bow ever sold in history at auction. The silver and...

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Extends Chief Conductor Thomas Dausgaard

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The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra has today announced the contract extension of chief conductor Thomas Dausgaard - until the end of the 2021/2022 season. The Danish-native, who has...

Chetham's Abuse Victim's Suicide 'Should Have Been Prevented'

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A serious case review, handed down in the United Kingdom has found the suicide of Chetham's School of Music abuse whistleblower, violinist Frances Andrade 'could...

VC LIVE | Salon De Virtuosi “Spring Song for Japan”

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We’re coming to you from New York City for Charlotte White's Salon De Virtuosi's “Spring Song for Japan” celebration. The program includes Mendelssohn's Piano Trio No....

FLASHBACK FRIDAY | Baiba Skride - Queen Elisabeth Competition 1st Prize [2001]

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The then 20-year-old Latvian violinist Baiba Skride’s 1st prize winning performance in the Final of the 2001 Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition. The jury for...

ASK THE PROS | Violinist Kathrin ten Hagen – “What Do Conservatories Look For in Potential New Students?” [ADVICE]

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The Violin Channel member Judy Page from the United Kingdom was keen to know: "What do conservatories generally look for in a potential new student's...

VC MASTERCLASS | Henning Kraggerud – Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 Masterclass [LEARN]

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Norwegian violin soloist Henning Kraggerud works us through a student violin masterclass on Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major. Recorded live at the Barratt Due...

Birmingham Conservatoire Announce New Appointment to Cello Teaching Faculty

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The Birmingham Conservatoire has today announced the appointment of British cellist Ben Davies to their string department teaching faculty. ‘I am honoured to be invited...

Revamped Australian String Quartet LineUp Announced

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The Australian String Quartet has today announced Australian violinist Dale Barltrop as their new 1st violinist. Brisbane-born, Dale currently serves as Concertmaster of both the...

Hong Kong Philharmonic Appoints New Resident Conductor

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The 39-year-old will hold the position through the 2021/22 season. Formerly, Kuokman served as the Assistant Conductor to Music Director Yannick Nézet-Seguin at The Philadelphia...

VC LIVE | The Violin Channel Menuhin Competition Festival - “2018 Geneva Junior Final”

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We’re coming to you from The Violin Channel’s Menuhin Competition Festival, celebrating 3 decades of the world's leading international competition for young violinists. Watch the encore...

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