Wednesday, August 10, 2022

VC INTERVIEW | Artistic Director Janet Sung of the Meadowmount School of Music

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  The Violin Channel recently caught up with Janet Sung, who was recently appointed Artistic Director of the prestigious Meadowmount School of Music. Apply to this...

VC INTERVIEW | Sphinx Organization President and Artistic Director Afa S. Dworkin

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  In preparation for the Sphinx Competition Finals and SphinxConnect Conference next week, The Violin Channel caught up with Sphinx Organization President and Artistic Director,...

ARTS ENGINES | Aaron Dworkin — With Artistic Director Michele Fowlin

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  This up-close conversation talks about the role of a gospel choir in an arts presenter. Produced in partnership with the Detroit Public Television, Ovation TV,...

ON THIS DAY | Violinist & Teacher Josef Gingold Died in 1995

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  Russian-American violinist and pedagogue Josef Gingold died on this day in 1995, aged 85. A student of Eugene Ysaye, he is remembered as one of...

ON THIS DAY | Happy Birthday, Mischa Maisky!!

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  Today is Soviet-born Israeli cellist Mischa Maisky’s 74th birthday. Maisky has the honor of being the only cellist to have studied with both Piatigorsky and...

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

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  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

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  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

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  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

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  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

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  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!

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  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!

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  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

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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

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  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

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  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...

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