VIDEO PODCAST: Slava Ukraini! - recorded on 24 February 2022, the day the world woke up to the news that Vladimir Putin's Russian forces had invaded Ukraine. A fifty minute video which also features Caitríona O'Leary and Eric Fraad discussing their new film Island of Saints, and pays tribute to Joseph Horovitz, Malcolm Troup and Maria Nockin.
Born in Tel Aviv on 31 August 1945 was the violinist Itzhak Perlman. He studied at the Juilliard and was quickly in world demand as a soloist. His excursions into chamber music were in liason with Daniel Barenboim, Pinchas Zukerman and other international soloists.
CD Spotlight. A Noteworthy Introduction - Music by Stravinsky for violin and piano, heard by Howard Smith. '... refreshing naturalness ...'
Ask Alice - Notching up the practice hours, with classical music agony aunt Alice McVeigh
Truly Charming - John Sant'Ambrogio's 'The Day I Almost Destroyed the Boston Symphony, and Other Stories', read by Kelly Ferjutz
CD Spotlight. A Flowing Delivery - Bach Sonatas and Partitas for solo violin, heard by Howard Smith. '... vital technical flair ...'
Profile. Rich Musical Experiences - American conductor Joel Revzen talks to Maria Nockin