VIDEO: Nicola Benedetti on the Glazunov Concerto

VIDEO: Nicola Benedetti on the Glazunov Concerto

Nicola Benedetti recently visited the studios of Classic FM, the U.K.’s most popular classical music station. She talked about the Glazunov Violin Concerto which is featured in her new Decca album release. Here is her guide to Glazunov’s masterpiece.

Nicola Benedetti introduces Glazunov’s Violin Concerto:

Nicola Benedetti plays part of Glazunov’s Violin Concerto:

Nicola Benedetti on the challenges of Glazunov’s Violin Concerto:

Nicola Benedetti plays a pizzicato section by Glazunov:

Nicola Benedetti on the variations in Glazunov’s Violin Concerto:

Nicola Benedetti tells us all about Glazunov’s forward-looking style:

Nicola Benedetti plays another moment from Glazunov’s Violin Concerto:

Nicola Benedetti talks about her Stradivarius violin:

Read more at www.classicfm.com/artists/nicola-benedetti/videos/glazunov-violin-concerto-masterclass/#EMJmKPelVpP6pq4c.99.