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5th Paganini vc wish+ Tsjaikovsky on Erhu

Bram Heemskerk

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Published: January 29, 2014 at 10:17 AM [UTC]

This is what someone wrote about the 5th violin concerto of Paganini, although the world does not change much I guess:
carlusha66 6 hours ago
I would pay any money to go to a live performance of this concerto. Alas, nobody plays it where I live. All the famous violinists come to my city once in a while, but their programs are boring, so I am still waiting. Maybe, Gil Shaham will bring something more interesting the next time he performs in my city. Paganni #5 would gather much more audience than his last concert. With all due respect and all the sadness... This rondo is divine.

There is a bigger chance he HAS to listen to the violin concerto of Tsaikovsky in his concerthall (or stay at home), but not on this instrument, a Chinese Erhu:


From Simon Streuff
Posted on January 29, 2014 at 3:21 PM
very cool :)
From 124.187.105.74
Posted on January 30, 2014 at 3:49 AM
Stop whinging ; I live in Cairns....NOBODY comes here !
From 74.76.245.57
Posted on January 30, 2014 at 4:00 AM
That Paganini is for all practical purposes absolutely impossible! But absolutely amazing too!

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