Itzhak Perlman Talks Violin Technique

Itzhak Perlman Talks Violin Technique
Posted by on Jan 8, 2015

Itzhak Perlman Talks Violin Technique is a collection of videos in which he discusses all things related to violin technique. Watch Itzhak Perlman’s Youtube Channel.








Pianist Jonathan Biss:Beethoven’s Shadow

Pianist Jonathan Biss:Beethoven’s Shadow
Posted by on Oct 11, 2014

Pianist Jonathan Biss: Beethoven’s Shadow. This Kindle Single download takes you behind the scenes of performances of Beethoven’s works.

The American pianist Jonathan Biss is known to audiences throughout the world for his artistry, musical intelligence and deeply felt interpretations.

What is less known until now is that Jonathan Biss writes about music in a most compelling and engaging way. For anyone who has ever enjoyed a Beethoven concert or a Beethoven recording or one of the many films about Beethoven, this Kindle Single is an inspiring reading experience. For those of you who have heard Beethoven in concert or listened to a Beethoven recording, Jonathan Biss takes you behind the scenes of those performances. If your musical interests are much broader than Beethoven or if your interests focus on the creative process , this Single will fully engage you.

“On April 24th, 2007, Beethoven’s Sonata Opus 109 made me lose my mind.”

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They Came To Play

They Came To Play
Posted by on Oct 11, 2014

They Came To Play, a documentary about the 2009 Van Cliburn Competition, the process and the winners.

Sometimes, life comes between us and our dreams. And sometimes, we are fortunate enough to be reunited.

Multi-award winning THEY CAME TO PLAY focuses on the International Piano Competition for Outstanding Amateurs (hosted by the Van Cliburn Foundation), which gathers together 75 of the world s best amateur pianists for one week of intense competition and camaraderie. Candid interviews offer a glimpse into the lives of the competitors, who come from a wide variety of backgrounds and professions. All have struggled to balance their music and their ordinary lives some overcoming extraordinary challenges and now, all hope to make years of dedication pay off in the performance of a lifetime.

Overflowing with the talent and enthusiasm of the competitors and with the sound of their spectacular music, THEY CAME TO PLAY reminds us all of the passion that burns within us.

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Violinist Nigel Armstrong: Tips for Memorization

Violinist Nigel Armstrong: Tips for Memorization
Posted by on Sep 24, 2014

Violinist Nigel Armstrong: Tips for Memorization.  He recently came to international attention as a finalist in the 14th Tchaikovsky International Competition, where he was the highest-ranked American prizewinner (Fourth Prize) as well as winner of the award for the commissioned work by renowned composer John Corigliano. http://nigelarmstrong.instantencore.com/web/bio.aspx








Cellist Alisa Weilerstein Performs Bach

Cellist Alisa Weilerstein Performs  Bach
Posted by on Sep 24, 2014

 Cellist Alisa Weilerstein performs Bach.  She has attracted widespread attention for playing that combines a natural virtuostic command and technical precision with impassioned musicianship. …. http://www.alisaweilerstein.com/








Violinist Midori: Thoughts on Practicing

Violinist Midori: Thoughts on Practicing
Posted by on Sep 23, 2014

 Violinist Midori: Thoughts on Practicing is a discussion about practicing.  Midori  is recognized not only for the evolution and scope of her 28-year career as one of the most dazzlingly gifted performers before the public….http://www.gotomidori.com/