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About music in general => Performance and technique => Topic started by: Prihoda on June 01, 2009, 08:22:32 pm



Title: Favorites
Post by: Prihoda on June 01, 2009, 08:22:32 pm
Hallo to all. I'm a serious music listener and records collector from Buenos Aires. English is not my first lenguage, so you should forgive my mistakes.
As a violin fan, I invite you to list 10 of your favorite violinists, past or present.
My list, in no particular order is:
David Oistrakh
Jascha Heifetz
Vasa Prihoda
Nathan Milstein
Toscha Seidel
Ginette Neveu
Young Yehudi Menuhin
Andrei Korsakoff
Igor Politkovsky
Josef Hassid


Title: Re: Favorites
Post by: Aisha01 on February 08, 2010, 03:40:32 am
I also love stringed instruments since I was younger I always play
stringed instruments like Yukalele. One of my fave is

David Oistrakh
Jascha Heifetz
Vasa Prihoda


Title: Re: Favorites
Post by: Reiner Torheit on February 14, 2010, 02:26:37 am
Out of interest in keeping this forum somehow alive...    :)

Konstantin Mostras
David Oistrakh
Jan Hambourg
Leonid Kogan
Naoum Blinder (not much recorded material survives, but his technique & tone are astounding)


of the current generation:
Alina Ibragimova
Boris Belkin
Alexander Trostyansky


Title: Re: Favorites
Post by: ahinton on August 12, 2010, 11:43:32 am
of the current generation:
Alina Ibragimova
I couldn't agree more - a splendid artist whose remarkable maturity well belies the fact that she's not quite completed her first quarter-century (although the advert that appears immediately below the post in which you refer to her is at the very least gravely unfortunate, methinks...)


Title: Re: Favorites
Post by: autoharp on August 20, 2010, 12:05:19 pm
Wanda Wilkomirska is of course a must for Szymanowskians!


Title: Re: Favorites
Post by: t-p on April 07, 2012, 09:32:38 am
I just found out that Vengerov is back performing.

http://www.theartsdesk.com/classical-music/maxim-vengerov-itamar-golan-wigmore-hall



Title: Re: Favorites
Post by: Neil McGowan on April 07, 2012, 07:38:05 pm
I just found out that Vengerov is back performing.

http://www.theartsdesk.com/classical-music/maxim-vengerov-itamar-golan-wigmore-hall



That's certainly good news :)