G Henle Verlag, one of the leading publishers of urtext sheet music, has launched a new campaign of online violin videos.
Featuring interviews and masterclasses with world-class violinists, in English, German, French and Japanese, the series is free to watch for anyone able to access YouTube.
Urtext versions of sheet music are created to try and reproduce the original intentions of the composer as accurately as possible, without changing and adding material or ideas. Browse the full range of G Henle Verlag titles available now at Musicroom.com.
Eventually, the series will feature 12 videos – one uploaded per month with six already available to view. You can play the January to June videos using the playlist below:
The full schedule is as follows:
January Nicolò Paganini: 24 Capricci op. 1 with Ingolf Turban
February Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto with Ernst Schliephake
March Johannes Brahms: Violin Sonatas with Ilona Then-Bergh
April Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Violin Concerto e minor with Igor Ozim
May Eugène Ysaÿe: Six Sonatas op. 27 for Violin Solo with Benjamin Schmid
June Robert Schumann: Violin Sonata a minor with Florian Sonnleitner
July Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonatas with Christoph Poppen
August Franz Schubert: Fantasy C major with Antje Weithaas
September Johann Sebastian Bach: Sonatas and Partitas for Violin Solo with Kurt Guntner
October Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto with Arabella Steinbacher
November Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto K. 219 with Susanna Yoko Henkel
and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Sonatas with Veronika Eberle
December Alban Berg: Violin Concerto with Frank Peter Zimmermann