Tagged: violin

Tom Farrell and Javier Orman of KOZM

Members of KOZM stand in front of a brick wall 0

KOZM is the most rock ’n’ roll pair of classically trained musicians working today. The shows that this guitar and violin duo perform have the energy and raw power of the hardest rockers on Earth as well as the cosmopolitan aesthetic of musicians with their ears wide open to classical, Latin, jazz, folk and pop music.


Benjamin Beilman

Benjamin Beilman plays the violin 0

The first time I heard violinist Benjamin Beilman was in auditions for a chamber music fellowship in which applicants were encouraged to perform chamber music with other applicants as part of their auditions.


Vijay Gupta

Vijay Gupta sits on the step of a dilapidated building with his violin. Photo by Gary Leonard. 0

Violinist Vijay Gupta joined the Los Angeles Philharmonic in 2007 at the age of 19, but the prodigiously talented musician didn’t stop there.


Leila Josefowicz

Leila Josefowicz 0

So many of the most important, and one suspects lasting, works for violin and orchestra have arrived in the hands of Leila Josefowicz – it is almost a cottage industry.