Category Archives: Violin

Tchaikovsky – Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35 (Julia Fischer)

Accompanied by the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France (Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra), German violinist Julia Fischer performs Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
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Beethoven – Violin Concerto – Itzhak Perlman & Berlin Philharmonic

Itzhak Perlman plays Ludwig van Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61. Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Daniel Barenboim. Recorded live in November 1986 in Berlin.
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Leonid Kogan plays Nel cor più non mi sento (Paganini)

A preeminent Soviet violinist of the 20th century, Leonid Kogan plays Niccolò Paganini’s “Nel cor più non mi sento”. It is actually a soprano aria from act 2 in Giovanni Paisiello’s 1788 opera L’amor contrastato, ossia La molinara, usually known as La molinara. Paganini is one of the composers who wrote variations based on Paisiello’s work.
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Julia Fischer plays Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64

Julia Fischer plays Felix Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64. at the Saint-Denis Festival with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France on June 19, 2014. Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung. Encore: Sarabande, one of the Six suites for unaccompanied cello by Johann Sebastian Bach.
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