Maxim Vengerov presents a series of exclusive violin masterclass videos for Classic FM

31 January 2020, 17:34

Maxim Vengerov presents a series of exclusive violin masterclass videos for Classic FM
Maxim Vengerov presents a series of exclusive violin masterclass videos for Classic FM. Picture: Classic FM

By Maddy Shaw Roberts

We’re excited to reveal that violin virtuoso Maxim Vengerov is presenting a series of exclusive masterclasses, as part of his year-long residency with Classic FM.

This week we announced Maxim Vengerov will be joining Classic FM as the first solo Artist in Residence, in a year-long partnership.

Now, we can reveal the world-renowned virtuoso will be presenting a series of exclusive masterclasses for Classic FM, providing tips and tricks for playing the violin.

Vengerov – one of the world’s greatest living violinists – will demonstrate a series of techniques, such as vibrato and the devilish left-hand pizzicato, as well as ways to make your practice sessions more efficient.

Read more: Maxim Vengerov joins Classic FM as first solo Artist in Residence >

To kick things off, here’s the first video in our new series...

How to produce and change vibrato

Throughout the year, Classic FM will broadcast exclusive recordings from Maxim Vengerov, including concertos by Brahms and Tchaikovsky.