history of the violin in 13 minute

I love this series of videos by cdza – they are always funny, really informative, and performed with virtuosity and authenticity – regardless of the genre they tackle. Here’s a history of the violin, played by the remarkable violinist Charles Yang, all in 13 short minutes:

One Reply to “history of the violin in 13 minute”

  1. I loved this too, except the transition from “classical mumbo jumbo” to newer music. What a sad, false distinction. There is great older folk music played on violin, as well as great newer classical music for violin.

Add your thoughts.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.