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Semyon Bychkov © Marco Borggreve
By , 30 September 2019
Semyon Bychkov © Marco Borggreve
30 Sep 2019
The daddy of the Czech Philharmonic: Semyon Bychkov
By David Karlin
Amihai Grosz © Felix Rettberg
By , 26 September 2019
Amihai Grosz © Felix Rettberg
26 Sep 2019
Amihai Grosz: “If an orchestra was a body, violas would be its heart”
By Pierre Liscia
The Georgian National Ballet © Tsinandali Festival
By , 24 September 2019
The Georgian National Ballet © Tsinandali Festival
24 Sep 2019
Joy of life and hope at the inaugural Tsinandali Festival
By James Imam
Autograph Harold in Italy
Autograph Harold in Italy
24 Sep 2019
Bachtrack top ten: Viola playlist
By Mark Pullinger & Elisabeth Schwarz
Geraldine Walther resized
By , 23 September 2019
Geraldine Walther resized
23 Sep 2019
Viola entry: Geraldine Walther (Takács Quartet)
By Bachtrack
Garth Knox © Knut Utler
By , 19 September 2019
Garth Knox © Knut Utler
19 Sep 2019
Garth Knox: for the love of the Viola d’amore
By Garth Knox
Kirill Karabits © Konrad Kwik
By , 19 September 2019
Kirill Karabits © Konrad Kwik
19 Sep 2019
Pushing the limits: Kirill Karabits
By Elisabeth Schwarz
KC resized
By , 17 September 2019
KC resized
17 Sep 2019
Viola entry: Krzysztof Chorzelski (Belcea Quartet)
By Bachtrack
Sophie Joyce Paterson © PR | Private
By Nadja Dobesch-Warlick, 17 September 2019
Sophie Joyce Paterson © PR | Private
17 Sep 2019
Sophie Joyce Paterson on the search for New Voices
By Nadja Dobesch-Warlick
Dagmar Manzel © Janine Guldener
By , 13 September 2019
Dagmar Manzel © Janine Guldener
13 Sep 2019
Dagmar Manzel on her love for the music of the Weimar Republic
By Sarah Schnoor
Erwin Schrott © Dario Acosta
By , 13 September 2019
Erwin Schrott © Dario Acosta
13 Sep 2019
Leaping across the footlights: Erwin Schrott on opera's “bad boy”
By Mark Pullinger
Laurent Bernadac presents the 3DVarius © Thomas Tetu - lesimagesdetom.com
By , 12 September 2019
Laurent Bernadac presents the 3DVarius © Thomas Tetu - lesimagesdetom.com
12 Sep 2019
The viola in the history of stringed instruments’ making
By Manon Decroix
Helen Wallace © Nick White
By , 12 September 2019
Helen Wallace © Nick White
12 Sep 2019
Unwrapping nature in the new season at Kings Place
By Mark Pullinger
Marie Chilemme
By , 10 September 2019
Marie Chilemme
10 Sep 2019
Viola entry: Marie Chilemme (Quatuor Ébène)
By Bachtrack
The Gothenburg Symphony, Santtu-Matias Rouvali and Leif Ove Andsnes © Francis Löfvenholm
By , 10 September 2019
The Gothenburg Symphony, Santtu-Matias Rouvali and Leif Ove Andsnes © Francis Löfvenholm
10 Sep 2019
Andsnes’ crystal clear Grieg and Shostakovich’s ambiguous symphony
By Ronja Persson
Dominique Meyer © Wiener Staatsoper | Michael Poehn
By , 10 September 2019
Dominique Meyer © Wiener Staatsoper | Michael Poehn
10 Sep 2019
Dominique Meyer says farewell to the Vienna State Opera
By Stephen Pritchard
Auditorio de Tenerife © OST
By , 09 September 2019
Auditorio de Tenerife © OST
09 Sep 2019
Sun, sea, sand… and Schumann: Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife
By Bachtrack
Tabea Zimmermann © Marco Borggreve
By , 06 September 2019
Tabea Zimmermann © Marco Borggreve
06 Sep 2019
Ludwig connnections: Tabea Zimmermann on Beethoven's viola
By Frank Kuznik
Svetlana Zakharova in Gabrielle Chanel © Jack Devant
By , 06 September 2019
Svetlana Zakharova in Gabrielle Chanel © Jack Devant
06 Sep 2019
Queen of the Bolshoi Svetlana Zakharova on her love affair with London
By Mark Pullinger
Aviel Cahn © Nicolas Schopfer
By , 04 September 2019
Aviel Cahn © Nicolas Schopfer
04 Sep 2019
Aviel Cahn: a white sheet of paper for opera in Geneva
By David Karlin
Jonathan Brown resized
By , 04 September 2019
Jonathan Brown resized
04 Sep 2019
Viola entry: Jonathan Brown (Cuarteto Casals)
By Bachtrack
Anu Komsi © Maarit Kytoharju
By , 02 September 2019
Anu Komsi © Maarit Kytoharju
02 Sep 2019
Anu Komsi on Nordic composers, musical education and Accused
By Bachtrack
Viola player Antoine Tamestit © Julien Mignot
By , 02 September 2019
Viola player Antoine Tamestit © Julien Mignot
02 Sep 2019
The evolution of a muffled minority: viola players throughout history
By Tristan Labouret
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02 Sep 2019
Bachtrack top ten: viola jokes
By Mark Pullinger & Elisabeth Schwarz
By , 15 August 2019
15 Aug 2019
Bachground music: a day with Johann Sebastian
By Laura Volpi
Benjamin Britten (left) and Dmitri Shostakovich (right) © Keystone Press, Alamy (left) | Interfoto, Alamy (right)
By , 02 August 2019
Benjamin Britten (left) and Dmitri Shostakovich (right) © Keystone Press, Alamy (left) | Interfoto, Alamy (right)
02 Aug 2019
The friendship between Britten and Shostakovich sparks a new orchestra
By Stephen Pritchard
Avi Shoshani © Eyal Izhar
By , 29 July 2019
Avi Shoshani © Eyal Izhar
29 Jul 2019
Tsinandali Festival: a symbol of unity in a divided region
By James Imam
Shizuka Hariu
By , 19 July 2019
Shizuka Hariu
19 Jul 2019
Shizuka Hariu on adapting Written on Skin for the concert hall
By Bachtrack
Sanja Petrovski in the Rector's Palace in 1991 © Željko Karavida
By , 19 July 2019
Sanja Petrovski in the Rector's Palace in 1991 © Željko Karavida
19 Jul 2019
Dancing heals: how a Croatian ballerina defied war
By Jane Hobson
Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1916) © AKG Images
By , 18 July 2019
Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1916) © AKG Images
18 Jul 2019
From Vienna to the Silver Screen: the life of Erich Korngold explored
By Bachtrack
Let there be cake... © Bachtrack Ltd | David Karlin
By , 17 July 2019
Let there be cake... © Bachtrack Ltd | David Karlin
17 Jul 2019
Photo gallery: How to throw a party – the Wiener Staatsoper at 150
By David Karlin
icon image © Iwan Baan
By , 12 July 2019
icon image © Iwan Baan
12 Jul 2019
Photo gallery: building the world's largest performing arts centre
By Bachtrack
Alastair Simpson in the BSO library © Claire Rawles
By , 12 July 2019
Alastair Simpson in the BSO library © Claire Rawles
12 Jul 2019
The secret life of an orchestra librarian
By Elisabeth Schwarz
Paavo Järvi © Julia Bayer
By , 05 July 2019
Paavo Järvi © Julia Bayer
05 Jul 2019
Behind the Scenes: the orchestral rehearsal
By Mark Pullinger
Cosi fan tutte, Bury Court Opera © Jake Wiltshire
By , 02 July 2019
Cosi fan tutte, Bury Court Opera © Jake Wiltshire
02 Jul 2019
Enhancing opera's emotional core: Jake Wiltshire on lighting design
By Bachtrack
Paavo Järvi © Zdeněk Chrapek | Prague Spring
By , 02 July 2019
Paavo Järvi © Zdeněk Chrapek | Prague Spring
02 Jul 2019
Järvi leads a season full of rich repertoire with the NHK SO
By Bachtrack
Marina Mahler © Yiannis Katsaris
By , 01 July 2019
Marina Mahler © Yiannis Katsaris
01 Jul 2019
Marina Mahler on the Gustav Mahler Conducting Competition
By David Karlin
Martin Fischer-Dieskau © Martin Fischer-Dieskau
By , 01 July 2019
Martin Fischer-Dieskau © Martin Fischer-Dieskau
01 Jul 2019
Martin Fischer-Dieskau on the art and hard work of the conductor
By Thomas May
This is what the venue will look like once completed © MICA Architects Ltd
By , 28 June 2019
This is what the venue will look like once completed © MICA Architects Ltd
28 Jun 2019
Rebuilding Fairfield Halls: a new venue for London
By Stephen Pritchard
Béla Bartók National Concert Hall © János Posztós | Müpa, Budapest
By , 28 June 2019
Béla Bartók National Concert Hall © János Posztós | Müpa, Budapest
28 Jun 2019
From Mahler to Lieder: 19-20 season at Müpa, Budapest
By Bachtrack
Pierre Boulez Saal © Volker Kreidler
By , 26 June 2019
Pierre Boulez Saal © Volker Kreidler
26 Jun 2019
A courageous new season at Berlin's Pierre Boulez Saal
By Bachtrack
Alexandre Bloch © Ugo Ponte | OnL
By , 24 June 2019
Alexandre Bloch © Ugo Ponte | OnL
24 Jun 2019
Clarity, precision and balance: Alexandre Bloch
By Bachtrack
The Art Nouveau ceiling of the Palau de la Musica © A. Bofill
By , 24 June 2019
The Art Nouveau ceiling of the Palau de la Musica © A. Bofill
24 Jun 2019
Beethoven and beyond in Barcelona: the Palau de la Música 19-20
By Bachtrack
Aigul Akhmetshina © Andrei Uspensky
By , 21 June 2019
Aigul Akhmetshina © Andrei Uspensky
21 Jun 2019
Moonflower in blossom: Aigul Akhmetshina on Carmen
By Mark Pullinger
The contestants of the Concours musical international de Montréal © Tam Lan Truong
By , 20 June 2019
The contestants of the Concours musical international de Montréal © Tam Lan Truong
20 Jun 2019
Artistry and humanity: the Concours musical international de Montréal
By Thomas May
Jury member Uta Weyand congratulates winner Shuan Hern Lee © Ralph Lauer
By , 18 June 2019
Jury member Uta Weyand congratulates winner Shuan Hern Lee © Ralph Lauer
18 Jun 2019
Australian Shuan Hern Lee wins Cliburn Competition
By Timothy Robson
Mark Down with a prototype Wolf mask © Jane Hobson
By , 18 June 2019
Mark Down with a prototype Wolf mask © Jane Hobson
18 Jun 2019
Blind Summit & the serious business of puppetry
By Jane Hobson
David Butt Philip © Andrew Staples
By , 14 June 2019
David Butt Philip © Andrew Staples
14 Jun 2019
David Butt Philip: “It is a funny business”
By Mark Pullinger
FP2 © Chris Lee
By , 13 June 2019
FP2 © Chris Lee
13 Jun 2019
A year of celebrations: the HK Phil's 2019/20 season
By Bachtrack
Mozart's Don Giovanni directed by Roland Schwab © Ulrich Niepel
By , 13 June 2019
Mozart's Don Giovanni directed by Roland Schwab © Ulrich Niepel
13 Jun 2019
Light can be dirty: Ulrich Niepel on lighting design
By Bachtrack