Korngold the starting point for ‘The Silver Violin’: CD review
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Korngold the starting point for ‘The Silver Violin’: CD review

The Silver Violin (Decca) is the title of the 7th recording for  the 25-year-old violinist Nicola Benedetti. It’s a well matched collection of original violin music written for the silver screen, performed by the 2012  Classic Brit Awards ‘Female Artist of the Year’. The CD is a fine demonstration of the breadth of Benedetti’s versatility and the…

Nicola Benedetti avoids the crossover and stays current
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Nicola Benedetti avoids the crossover and stays current

You may not have noticed, but a famous violinist slipped in and out of Sydney this week. She has promised to return ‘soon’ so we can hear her at her craft. Twenty five year old Nicola Benedetti was this year named ‘Female Artist of the Year’ at the Classical Brit Awards. Born in Scotland of…