Henry Vieuxtemps Fantasia Appasionata, Ballade et Polonaise

Podcast: Misha Keylin plays Vieuxtemps

Henry Vieuxtemps was one of the greatest violinist-composers of the 19th century, along with people like Paganini and Beriot. However, unlike many of his fellow violinists, Vieuxtemps wrote music that used the full romantic orchestral sound palette. In this podcast, … Read More →


Podcast: Bériot Violin Concertos

Charles-Auguste Bériot was one of the great violinists of the 19th century. He was a great performer and composer, and he was also a renowned teacher who helped create the Franco-Belgian school of violin playing. This podcast looks at his … Read More →


Podcast: Violin Concertos of Benjamin Godard – an interview with Chloe Hanslip

British violinist Chloe Hanslip has just recorded two violin concertos by the 19th century French violinist and composer Benjamin Godard. Except for one very popular movement, these concertos have been largely unrecorded. Naxos sets that oversight right with these sensational … Read More →